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Title Social mobility and social structure / edited by Ronald L. Breiger
Published Cambridge [England] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1990


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Description xii, 364 pages ; 24 cm
Series Structural analysis in the social sciences ; 3
Structural analysis in the social sciences ; 3
Contents Intermediate classes and social structure / Ronald L. Breiger -- Social resources and social mobility : a structural theory of status attainment / Nan Lin -- Structural models of organizational careers : a critical review and new directions / James E. Rosenbaum -- Identifying career lines and internal labor markets within firms : a study in the interrelationships of theory and methods / Robert P. Althauser and Arne L. Kalleberg
Introduction : on the structural analysis of social mobility / Ronald L. Breiger -- Mobility as control : congressmen through committees / John F. Padgett -- Recruitment and selection processes : the organizational side of job searches / Peter V. Marsden and Karen E. Campbell -- Vacancy models for historical data / Andrew Abbott -- What is the true rate of social mobility? / Christopher Jencks -- The structure of organizational careers / Karen N. Gaertner -- Structure as an environmental property : industry demographics and labor market practices / Jack W. Brittain and Douglas R. Wholey -- The sex segregation of occupations as a circulating system / Jerry A. Jacobs -- Measuring occupational stratification using log-linear distance models / Joel H. Levine
Analysis Social mobility & stratification
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes indexes and bibliographical references
Subject Social classes -- United States.
Social mobility -- United States.
Social structure -- United States.
Author Breiger, Ronald L.
LC no. 90001491
ISBN 0521340438