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?
Mason, David S. and Sydorenko, Svetlana, "Perestroyka, Social Justice and Soviet Public Opinion" (1990). Scholarship and Professional Work - LAS. Paper 123.