income gap?

NIK   Fri Jul 06, 2007 9:09 am GMT
What we are seeig increasingly is a society of private alluence and public squalor.
Does this sentence mean income gap between a few rich people and the many poor people in general ?
Dave   Fri Jul 06, 2007 3:34 pm GMT
NIK   Mon Jul 09, 2007 6:08 am GMT
Josh Lalonde *
Are u sure it is from Galbraith's "Affluent Society"? I found it in the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary. I am feel suspicious about my understanding of it. So I put it to Antimoooners.