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redistribution

Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences.

A shift in the distribution of income or wealth, generally as a means of pursuing egalitarian goals or of assisting disadvantaged sections of the population. The most common tools of ...

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Age-Related Skeletal Muscle Decline Is Similar in HIV-Infected and Uninfected Individuals

Kevin E. Yarasheski, Rebecca Scherzer, Donald P. Kotler, Adrian S. Dobs, Phyllis C. Tien, Cora E. Lewis, Richard A. Kronmal, Steven B. Heymsfield, Peter Bacchetti and Carl Grunfeld.

in The Journals of Gerontology: Series A

March 2011; p ublished online February 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Public Health; Biological Sciences; Molecular and Cell Biology; Neuroscience. 6310 words.

Background.

Skeletal muscle (SM) mass decreases with advanced age and with disease in HIV infection. It is unknown whether age-related muscle loss is...

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redistribution

Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences.

A shift in the distribution of income or wealth, generally as a means of pursuing egalitarian goals or of assisting disadvantaged sections of the population. The most common tools of ...

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redistribution

Noel Castree, Rob Kitchin and Alisdair Rogers.

in A Dictionary of Human Geography

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Human Geography. 98 words.

The reallocation of goods and resources among members of a society or social group. Anthropologists have described many societies in

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redistribution

Edited by Craig Calhoun.

in Dictionary of the Social Sciences

January 2002; p ublished online January 2002 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social Sciences. 158 words.

A shift in the distribution of income or wealth, generally as a means of pursuing egalitarian goals or of assisting

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Redistribution

Edited by Donald B. Redford.

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Ancient Egypt

January 2001; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Egyptology. 3 words.

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redistribution systems

Overview page. Subjects: Archaeology.

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The dispersal of trade goods from a central place throughout a society, a complex process that was a critical part of the evolution of civilization.

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redistributive tax

Overview page. Subjects: Economics.

A tax designed to alter the distribution of income or wealth. In practice, the redistribution is usually in the direction of greater equality, but history has recorded rulers who have used...

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income redistribution

Overview page. Subjects: Economics.

The use of taxation, government spending, and controls to change the distribution of real incomes. Taxation may be more or less progressive. Government spending programmes may be generally...

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income redistribution

Edited by Jonathan Law.

in A Dictionary of Business and Management

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Business and Management. 53 words.

The use of taxation to ensure that the incomes of the richer members of the community are reduced and those

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income redistribution

Edited by Jonathan Law.

in A Dictionary of Business and Management

January 2016; p ublished online February 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Business and Management. 53 words.

The use of taxation to ensure that the incomes of the richer members of the community are reduced and those

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