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Explaining the Irish Pattern of Social Fluidity: The Role of the Political. Published in J. H. Goldthorpe & C. T. Whelan (eds.), The Development of Industrial Society in Ireland


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  • Richard Breen
  • Christopher T. Whelan

    (Economic and Social Research Institute (ESRI))


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Paper provided by Economic and Social Research Institute (ESRI) in its series Papers with number WP025.

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Length: 40 pages
Date of creation: Jun 1991
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  1. Whelan, Christopher T. & Layte, Richard, 2004. "Economic Change, Social Mobility and Meritocracy: Reflections on the Irish Experience," Quarterly Economic Commentary: Special Articles, Economic and Social Research Institute (ESRI), vol. 2004(3-Autumn), pages 1-20.
  2. Richard Breen & Christopher T. Whelan, 1992. "Gender and Class Mobility: Evidence from the Republic of Ireland. Published in Sociology, 1995, Vol 29 No 1," Papers WP038, Economic and Social Research Institute (ESRI).
  3. Richard Breen & Christopher T. Whelan, 1992. "Modelling Trends in Social Fluidity: The Core Model and a Measured Variable Approach. Published in European Sociological Review, Vol 10 No 3," Papers WP040, Economic and Social Research Institute (ESRI).
  4. Christopher T. Whelan, 1994. "In Search of the Underclass: Marginalization, Poverty and Fatalism in the Republic of Ireland. Published as 'Marginalization, Deprivation and Fatalism in the Republic of Ireland: Class and Underclass ," Papers WP051, Economic and Social Research Institute (ESRI).


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