ERIC Number: EJ679976
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: 0
Education and Social Stratification Processes in Comparative Perspective.
Kerckhoff, Alan C.
Sociology of Education, p3-18 2001
Discusses three characteristics of educational systems that have been used to explain social stratification processes: stratification, standardization, and vocational specificity. Describes how these characteristics affect the movement of students through school and into the labor force in France, Germany, Great Britain, and the United States. (CAJ)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers: Educational Stratification; France; Germany; Great Britain; United States
Note: Sociology of Education is a refereed journal. Theme Issue: Currents of Thought: Sociology of Education at the Dawn of the 21st Century. Extra 2001 Issue.