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1st Edition

Measures Of Socioeconomic Status
Current Issues

ISBN 9780429049170
Published November 18, 2021 by Routledge
216 Pages

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Book Description

This text consists of a collection of seven papers which look at constructing measures of occupational socioeconomic status by combining census data on occupation-specific levels of education and income; including different approaches.

Table of Contents

1 Measures of Socioeconomic Status: An Introduction--Mary G. Powers, 2 Measurement of Socioeconomic Status from United States Census Data 3 Socioeconomic Measures from Canadian Census Data 4 Occupational Status Scores: Changes Introduced by the Inclusion of Women- 5 A Revised Socioeconomic Index of Occupational Status: Application in Analysis of Sex Differences in Attainment-- 6 Women, Men, and Socioeconomic Indices: An Assessment-- 7 Status Attainment of Young White Men and Women: Two Socioeconomic Measures.

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Mary G. Powers