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How Unjust Social Structures Help Some but Harm Others

Professor of Psychiatry and Public Health Shervin Assari analyzes the effects of the recent college admissions cheating scandal, highlighting the structural inequalities that remain a barrier to education achievement. April 4, 2019. #5-15mins #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #TheConversation #Society #HigherEducation #Parenting #Diversity,Equity,andInclusion #ShervinAssari ​​​​​​​​​


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Why Poverty is Not a Personal Choice, but a Reflection of Society

U-M Poverty Solutions researcher Shervin Assari argues that the United States' cultural emphasis on individual responsibility obscures recognition of the structural inequalities at the root of poverty. June 30, 2017. #web-article #GovernmentandPolitics #Society #Economics #Poverty #Inequality #TheConversation #Medicine #PublicHealth #PovertySolutions #ShervinAssari #5-15min