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Adam Swift

Adam Swift teaches political theory at University College London.

Social Mobilities

Adam Swift, 23 January 2020

Socialmobility has something to do with society and something to do with movement. It refers to changes of position in social – rather than, say, geographical – space. Intergenerational social mobility concerns changes between parents and children. After that, things get controversial. Most sociologists would agree that the issue is movement within, rather than movement of,...

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