Inequality: Structures, Dynamics and Mechanisms - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780762311408, 9780080474236

Inequality: Structures, Dynamics and Mechanisms, Volume 21

1st Edition

Essays in Honor of Aage B. Sorensen

Editors: Arne L. Kalleberg Stephen L. Morgan John Myles Rachel A. Rosenfeld (Deceased)
Hardcover ISBN: 9780762311408
eBook ISBN: 9780080474236
Imprint: JAI Press
Published Date: 4th December 2004
Page Count: 314
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Table of Contents

Introductory Chapter: Aage B. Sorensen: 1941-2001.

Theory and Methods. "Generative Models and Explanatory Research: On the Sociology of Aage B. Sorensen." (P. Hedstrom). "Aage Botlger Sorensen's Contributions to Quantitative Sociology: From Studying Processes to Studying Structure" (T. Petersen). Educational Inequality. "Schooling and Academic Achievement in Time and Place". (R.M. Hauser). "Sorensen's Learning Opportunities Model: Theoretical Foundations, Mathematical Formalization, and Empirical Analyses". (M.T. Hallinan). "School Effects and Sorensen's Theories of Learning Opportunities and Achievement". (W.N. Kubitschek).

Mobility and Careers. "Untying the Gordian Knot of Social Inheritance". (G. Esping-Andersen). "Career Patterns over the Life Course: Gender, Class, and Linked Lives". (Hans-Peter Blossfeld, S. Drobnic). Structural Inequality and Rents. "Sources of Structural Inequality in Managerial Labor Markets". (Rakesh Khurana and Mikolaj Jan Piskorski). "Towards a Structural Theory of Status Inequality: Structures and Rents in Popular Music and Tastes". (M. Ollivier). "Social Class, Rent Destruction, and the Earnings of Black and White Men, 1982-2000". (S.L. Morgan, M.W. McKerrow). "Firms, Wages, and Incentives: Incentive Systems and Their Impacts on Wages, Productivity, and Risks". (T. Petersen, V. Snartland). Appendix A: Aage B. Sorensen’s Publication List. Appendix B: Memories of Aage Sorensen as a Mentor.


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Introductory Chapter: Aage B. Sorensen: 1941-2001.

Theory and Methods. "Generative Models and Explanatory Research: On the Sociology of Aage B. Sorensen." (P. Hedstrom). "Aage Botlger Sorensen's Contributions to Quantitative Sociology: From Studying Processes to Studying Structure" (T. Petersen). Educational Inequality. "Schooling and Academic Achievement in Time and Place". (R.M. Hauser). "Sorensen's Learning Opportunities Model: Theoretical Foundations, Mathematical Formalization, and Empirical Analyses". (M.T. Hallinan). "School Effects and Sorensen's Theories of Learning Opportunities and Achievement". (W.N. Kubitschek).

Mobility and Careers. "Untying the Gordian Knot of Social Inheritance". (G. Esping-Andersen). "Career Patterns over the Life Course: Gender, Class, and Linked Lives". (Hans-Peter Blossfeld, S. Drobnic). Structural Inequality and Rents. "Sources of Structural Inequality in Managerial Labor Markets". (Rakesh Khurana and Mikolaj Jan Piskorski). "Towards a Structural Theory of Status Inequality: Structures and Rents in Popular Music and Tastes". (M. Ollivier). "Social Class, Rent Destruction, and the Earnings of Black and White Men, 1982-2000". (S.L. Morgan, M.W. McKerrow). "Firms, Wages, and Incentives: Incentive Systems and Their Impacts on Wages, Productivity, and Risks". (T. Petersen, V. Snartland). Appendix A: Aage B. Sorensen’s Publication List. Appendix B: Memories of Aage Sorensen as a Mentor.


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No. of pages:
314
Language:
English
Copyright:
© JAI Press 2004
Published:
Imprint:
JAI Press
eBook ISBN:
9780080474236
Hardcover ISBN:
9780762311408

About the Editors

Arne L. Kalleberg Editor

Affiliations and Expertise

University of North Carolina, USA

Stephen L. Morgan Editor

Affiliations and Expertise

Cornell University, USA

John Myles Editor

Affiliations and Expertise

University of Toronto, Canada

Rachel A. Rosenfeld (Deceased) Editor