Essays about: "social stratifiering"

Found 1 essay containing the words social stratifiering.

  1. 1. The Social Relativity of Higher Education : The Influence of Social Capital on the Probability of Commencing Tertiary Studies

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Sociologiska institutionen

    Author : Max Thaning; [2016]
    Keywords : Social capital; educational attainment; inequality; class; stratification.; Socialt kapital; utbildning; ojämlikhet; klass; social stratifiering;

    Abstract : The decision of whether to enter higher education or not is strongly structured by social background, i.e. parents’ social class. This paper examines if and to what extent enrolment in tertiary education also is related to social capital, and furthermore, if social capital can account for differences in social background. READ MORE