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Equality of Opportunity

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$33.50 • £24.95 • €30.00

ISBN 9780674004221

Publication: October 2000

Short

128 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

7 line illustrations

World

Preface

Introduction

Circumstances, Types, and Autonomous Choice

Justifying the Proposal

A Formal Definition of Equality of Opportunity

Incentive Properties of the EOp Mechanism

Equality of Opportunity with Production

Equality of Opportunity for Welfare

Equality of Opportunity for Health

Education and Advantage

Equal-Opportunity Unemployment Insurance

The EOp Distribution of Educational Finance in the United States

The Scope and Extent of Equal Opportunity

To What Extent Should We Equalize Opportunities?

Affirmative Action

Concluding Remarks

References

Index