Runciman (1966) The three dimensions of social inequality (Social…
Runciman (1966) The three dimensions of social inequality
What is a fair society? A macro perspective in justice research
Social inequality can be explained by distinguishing it according to a number of dimensions in which the members of society are ranked.
Location in the processes of production, distribution and exchange/ in the division of labour/ in the economic hierarchy. Work-situation/Job.
White collar worker/Clerical tasks
Blue collar worker/Manual work
Determined by style of consumption. Location in the hierarchy of presige and social estimation. Educational qualifications.
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Localtion in the hierarchy of power, in terms of gving orders and taking orders. Authorithy invested in occupational positions.
Class, status, power understood by Weber.
What is social inequality?