Changing Classes: Stratification and Mobility in Post-Industrial Societies

Changing Classes: Stratification and Mobility in Post-Industrial Societies


This booklet makes an important contribution in the direction of figuring out the hot category constructions of post-industrial societies and the altering strategies of social stratification and mobility. Drawing jointly comparative learn at the dynamics of social stratification in a couple of key western societies, the authors strengthen a framework for the research of post-industrial category formation.

They illustrate the importance of the relatives among the welfare country and the loved ones, and the serious interface among gender and sophistication. Case reviews of the us, the united kingdom, Canada, Germany, Norway and Sweden study the differing software of those rules in person welfare states.

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