Analyzing Inequality: Life Chances and Social Mobility in by Stefan Svallfors

By Stefan Svallfors

Analyzing Inequality summarizes key matters in present day theoretically guided empirical examine on social inequality, lifestyles direction, and cross-national comparative sociology. It describes the development made when it comes to facts resources, either cross-sectional and longitudinal; the recent tools that make inequality study attainable; new methods of pondering and explaining; and empirical findings or very important contributions of rigorous empirical examine to our understanding.

The chapters, every one written through a distinctive social scientist, are of curiosity to either students and scholars. this can be the one publication thus far to take inventory of the state-of-the-art in stratification learn, interpreting facts, equipment, thought, and new empirical findings. Analyzing Inequality bargains an surprisingly and impressively large insurance of sizeable issues within the field.

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