On measuring inequality.

  title={On measuring inequality.},
  author={Hayward R. Alker and Bruce M. Russett},
  journal={Behavioral science},
  volume={9 3},
Inequality and concentration are central concepts in all the social sciences. Economists study inequalities in the distribution of wealth, income, productivity, or goods. Sociologists may be concerned with social mobility-inequality of opportunity-or with inequalities in living conditions-the degree to which minority groups are concentrated in particular residential areas. A political scientist must be concerned with political inequality-concentrated, unequally distributed power. He may, for… 

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