Are postgraduate qualifications the ‘new frontier of social mobility’?

Wakeling, Paul Brian James and Laurison, Daniel (2017) Are postgraduate qualifications the ‘new frontier of social mobility’? British Journal of Sociology. pp. 1-23. ISSN 1468-4446



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Keywords: higher education,maximally maintained inequality,occupational attainment,postgraduates,social class,Social Mobility,Social Sciences
  • Published (online): 12 July 2017
  • Published: 4 September 2017
Institution: The University of York
Academic Units: The University of York > Faculty of Social Sciences (York) > Education (York)
Depositing User: Pure (York)
Date Deposited: 17 Jul 2017 09:30
Last Modified: 24 Nov 2019 00:09
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