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Equalisation

Overview page. Subjects: Politics.

The principle of ‘a fair go for all’ underlies much Political rhetoric in Australia. Historically it has been extended to encompass the ability of state governments to provide services that...

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Equalisation

Overview page. Subjects: Politics.

The principle of ‘a fair go for all’ underlies much Political rhetoric in Australia. Historically it has been extended to encompass the ability of state governments to provide services that...

See overview in Oxford Index

Equalisation

Ross Williams.

in Oxford Companion to Australian Politics

January 2007; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Regional Political Studies. 968 words.

The principle of ‘a fair go for all’ underlies much Political rhetoric in Australia. Historically it has been extended to

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Labour values, prices of production and the missing equalisation tendency of profit rates: evidence from the German economy

Nils Fröhlich.

in Cambridge Journal of Economics

September 2013; p ublished online March 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economic Methodology; General Equilibrium and Disequilibrium; Market Structure and Pricing. 6546 words.

During recent years, several empirical studies have found that deviations from labour values to market prices are quite small. However, most of these articles do not offer a detailed reason...

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League Football and the Question of Equality

in The Leaguers

May 2005; p ublished online June 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social and Cultural History. 12200 words.

This chapter examines the organisation of the Football League in England as a sporting cartel in the context of economic theory and practice. It evaluates the importance of the pervasive...

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Why are household incomes more unequally distributed in China than in Russia?

Björn Gustafsson, Li Shi and Ludmila Nivorozhkina.

in Cambridge Journal of Economics

September 2011; p ublished online February 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Comparative Economic Systems; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics; Microeconomics. 9734 words.

Harmonised microdata show a Gini coefficient for per capita total income of 45.3% in China (2002) and 33.6% in Russia (2003). A much larger urban to rural income gap in combination with a...

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Muslims and the Politics of Difference

Peter Hopkins and Richard Gale.

in Muslims in Britain

March 2009; p ublished online September 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Islam. 7648 words.

This chapter addresses issues regarding multiculturalism. European anxieties and phobias in relation to immigration and cultural diversity focus on Muslims more than on any other group. The...

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Anita Fricek: Contemporary Painting as Institutional Critique

Stephen Zepke.

in Deleuze and Contemporary Art

June 2010; p ublished online March 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Philosophy. 6912 words.

This chapter explores the work of Anita Fricek as a critical practice in Friedrich Nietzsche's sense, one that uses painting to re-value the institutionalised forces-sensations circulating...

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Conclusion

Philippe Van Parijs.

in Linguistic Justice for Europe and for the World

September 2011; p ublished online February 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Comparative Politics. 1035 words.

The Conclusion summarizes the book’s main arguments. This book has examined how languages should be treated by institutions and how formal and informal linguistic regimes can result in...

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Welfare after Thatcherism: New Labour and social democratic politics

Driver Stephen.

in Social Policy Review 17

June 2005; p ublished online March 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social Research and Statistics. 7325 words.

This chapter views New Labour as a ‘post-Thatcherite’ party. It is argued that many of the themes of New Labour are not exactly ‘new’ to the ‘old’ European social democracy. The discussion...

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Education: New Labour's top priority

Lupton Ruth, Heath Natalie and Salter Emma.

in Towards a more equal society?

February 2009; p ublished online March 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility. 7694 words.

This chapter examines the success of education policy – Labour's top priority in every manifesto – in reducing inequalities in educational attainment in compulsory and post-compulsory...

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Household income and health status in children and adolescents in Britain

Eric Emerson, Hilary Graham and Chris Hatton.

in The European Journal of Public Health

August 2006; p ublished online October 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology; Economics of Health; Health, Illness, and Medicine. 4242 words.

Background: Mortality, health, and well-being across the lifespan are associated with socioeconomic position (typically operationalised as occupational status). There is some...

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City survival within precarious communities – who pays the price of change?

Anne Power.

in City survivors

November 2007; p ublished online March 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Urban and Rural Studies. 15053 words.

This chapter explores the gap between what families need and how city structures support their inhabitants. It notes that in theory at least, city governments try to equalise conditions on...

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Photomosaics

Paul K. Saint-Amour.

in From Above

January 2014; p ublished online May 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Military History. 7726 words.

This chapter is about a period of technology transfer which occurred within the dozen or so years after the close of the First World War, when wartime reconnaissance techniques and...

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Models and measurement in disability: an international review

Michael Palmer and David Harley.

in Health Policy and Planning

August 2012; p ublished online July 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology. 6020 words.

This article reviews the theoretical basis and methods for disability measurement. Different methods arise from different theoretical perspectives. Recent efforts to develop a general...

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Love Thy Neighbour? Evidence from Ethnic Discrimination in Information Sharing within Villages in Côte d'Ivoire

Mattia Romani.

in Journal of African Economies

December 2003; p ublished online December 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Development Studies; Economic Development; African Studies. 0 words.

There is increasing evidence to suggest that a fundamental source of information for farmers on how to access and use new agricultural technologies comes from interacting with their...

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Exogenous controls

Sam Scott.

in Labour Exploitation and Work-Based Harm

April 2017; p ublished online September 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Public Policy. 10521 words.

When considering the link between work and social harm it would be naïve to restrict analysis to the workplace and to the direct and indirect controls within it. ‘Good’ and ‘better’ workers...

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Introduction: Class, Radicalism and Democracy, 1918–1939

Malcolm Petrie.

in Popular Politics and Political Culture

March 2018; p ublished online September 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: UK Politics. 5099 words.

British politics was transformed by the extension and equalisation of the franchise after 1918: the electorate at the 1929 general election was four times the size it had been in 1910....

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