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Elective Inequality

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Science  31 Oct 2008:
Vol. 322, Issue 5902, pp. 681
DOI: 10.1126/science.1166147

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Unequal Democracy. The Political Economy of the New Gilded Age. By Larry M. Bartels. Russell Sage Foundation, New York, and Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ, 2008. 341 pp. $29.95, £17.95. ISBN 9780691136639.

Bartels explores the political causes and consequences of the growing economic inequality in the United States.