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Equality and inequality

Equality and inequality

theory and practice

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Published by Oxford University Press in Delhi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • India -- Social conditions -- 1947-,
  • India -- Economic conditions -- 1947-

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by André Béteille
    ContributionsBéteille, André.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHN"687"E58"1984
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 302 p.
    Number of Pages302
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20008005M
    ISBN 100195616618
    OCLC/WorldCa11884823

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An equality approach to addressing inequality seems logical, just, fair, and makes for "good optics." But a deeper look shows that the fairness it exudes is just an illusion. There has been a remarkable upsurge of debate about increasing inequalities and their societal implications, reinforced by the economic crisis but bubbling to the surface before it.

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An inequality is said to be sharp, if it cannot be relaxed and still be valid in general. Formally, a universally quantified inequality φ is called sharp if, for every valid universally quantified inequality ψ, if ψ ⇒ φ holds, then ψ ⇔ φ also holds. For instance, the inequality ∀a ∈ ℝ.

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