Perestroyka, Social Justice and Soviet Public Opinion
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Examines Mikhail Gorbachev's perspective of social justice that points to the unfairness of slothful workers' receiving the same pay as productive fellow workers. Focus on egalitarian version of social justice; Large number of people at bottom of social ladder; Justice in communist ideology; Aspects of the debate; Public opinion and social justice; Political justice or market justice?
David S. Mason and Svetlana Sydorenko. "Perestroyka, Social Justice and Soviet Public Opinion" Problems of Communism 39.November/December (1990): 34-43.
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