sponsored mobility

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  • Sponsored mobility — refers to a system of social mobility where elite individuals in society select (either directly or through agents) recruits to induct into high status groups. This norm functions in opposition to contest mobility, in which everyone is seen as… …   Wikipedia

  • contest and sponsored mobility — Alternative patterns of intergenerational social ascent through schooling. Under contest mobility individuals have, within a basic framework of rules, a wide range of strategies or routes they can pursue in order to attain credentials associated… …   Dictionary of sociology

  • mobility, social — The movement usually of individuals but sometimes of whole groups between different positions within the system of social stratification in any society. It is conventional to distinguish upward and downward mobility (that is, movement up or down… …   Dictionary of sociology

  • mobility, contest and sponsored — See contest and sponsored mobility …   Dictionary of sociology

  • Contest mobility — refers to system of social mobility in which all individuals are seen as participants in a race where elite status is the end goal and the contest is an open one. The idea is also sometimes referred to as tournament mobility. This serves in… …   Wikipedia

  • Phoenix Mobility Program — Infobox Military Unit unit name= Phoenix Mobility Program caption= The official logo of the Phoenix Mobility Program dates= 2005 country= United States allegiance= branch= Air Force type= role= size= 36 active personnel command structure= Air… …   Wikipedia

  • Regional Mobility Authority — A Regional Mobility Authority is an independent local government transportation agency in the U.S. state of Texas.Authorization and PowersUnder Chapter 370 of the Texas Statutes, a Regional Mobility Authority can be formed by one or more counties …   Wikipedia

  • University Mobility in Asia and the Pacific — (UMAP) is a regional association of government, non government and/or university representatives of the higher education sector established in 1993 to enhance cooperation and exchange of people and expertise through increased mobility of higher… …   Wikipedia

  • education, sociology of — Education is a philosophical as well as a sociological concept, denoting ideologies, curricula, and pedagogical techniques of the inculcation and management of knowledge and the social reproduction of personalities and cultures. In practice, the… …   Dictionary of sociology

  • ОТВЕТНАЯ И СПОНСИРОВАННАЯ МОБИЛЬНОСТЬ — (contest and sponsored mobility) противоположные способы социальной мобильности через образование. Р.Х. Тернер (1960) выявил спонсированную мобильность отбор детей для поступления в избранную среднюю школу и их поддержка материально и другими… …   Большой толковый социологический словарь

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