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Unformatted text preview: Boundaries Permeable Impermeable Positions Achieved Ascribed Law Permits exogamy Requires endogamy (United States) Permits mobility Mobility Horizontal Moving to jobs of the same Prestige Lawyer to Doctor, Garbage man to Janitor Vertical Moving up (or down) the class ladder Garbageman to Lawyer Intragenerational: within your life: career mobility, from a garbage collector to a lawyer Intergenerational: your dad was a farmer, and you become a doctor...
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- Fall '08
- Social Mobility