Chapter 5. Can Everyone Be Esteemed?

  1. Paul Gomberg

Published Online: 15 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470692431.ch5

How to Make Opportunity Equal: Race and Contributive Justice

How to Make Opportunity Equal: Race and Contributive Justice

How to Cite

Gomberg, P. (2007) Can Everyone Be Esteemed?, in How to Make Opportunity Equal: Race and Contributive Justice, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470692431.ch5

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 4 JUL 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405160810

Online ISBN: 9780470692431

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Keywords:

  • opportunities;
  • wealth;
  • power;
  • health care;
  • society

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Opportunities of limited and unlimited supply

  • Two sources of esteem

  • Comparative and competitive

  • Power and other sources of prestige

  • Must positions of prestige be of limited supply?

  • Dividing labor and limiting positions of prestige

  • Self-esteem and sub-group norms of esteem

  • Social unity: can social esteem be of unlimited supply?