Educational Upward Mobility : Practices of Social Changes, Hardback Book

Educational Upward Mobility : Practices of Social Changes Hardback


What enables the few working-class people who enter higher education to achieve against the odds?

This book offers answers by comparing social contexts, educational institutions and policies in Austria and England to demonstrate a surprising number of similarities behind those who succeed using Bourdieu's concept of habitus.


  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 184 pages, IX, 184 p.
  • Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
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  • Category: Social mobility
  • ISBN: 9781137355300

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