|Publisher:||Cambridge University Press|
|Product dimensions:||5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.63(d)|
Table of Contents
List of tables and figures; Foreword James S. Coleman; Preface; 1. Institutional structure and achievement; 2. Tracing a British birth cohort; 3. Elementary school: the opening wedge; 4. Secondary school: increased dispersion; 5. Alternative pathways after secondary school; 6. Randomization and consolidation in the labour force; 7. Structural linkages, careers and career lines; 8. The cumulative effects of structure; 9. Structural differentiation: necessary evil or policy instrument?; Appendix: description of variables; Notes; References; Subject index.