Fairness - A note on homophily In the last section we have...

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A note on homophily In the last section we have talked about integration and segregation Basically, Kozol has argued that we live in a highly segregated society in many ways Homophily is a kind of segregation. We tend be around those similar to us. Of course, the interesting question is how do we define similarity?
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On your assignment, I asked you about homophily in terms of race/ethnicity, sex category and age. You will probably find a surprisingly high degree of homophily. By the way, why did I ask you to ask your friend in the way that I did?
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Resources and fairness How do people make assessments about fairness? This turns out to be a very complex issue Even the same outcome can be viewed as fair or unfair depending upon a series of different issues
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Some goods acquire value not for consumption but status A good example is different kinds of clothing Jeans are jeans, right? So, why does the price of jeans vary so much?
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Fairness - A note on homophily In the last section we have...

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