Stratification and Social Mobility



The aim of the chapter is to provide a European perspective on stratification and social mobility including converging and diverging trends within the societies in Europe. Empirical information is provided based on statistical sources for as many European nations as possible.


Social Mobility Class Structure Class Schema Welfare Regime Mobility Rate 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Marie Curie Excellence Senior Research FellowSGeary Institute, University College DublinDublinIreland
  2. 2.Faculty of the Eötvös Lóránd University (ELTE)BudapestHungary
  3. 3.TÁRKI Social Research InstituteBudapestHungary

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