Robbins, Derek (2006) ‘Credentialism’, in Turner, B. (ed.) The Cambridge Dictionary of Sociology. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press pp.
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An extract from The Cambridge Dictionary of Sociology which discusses credentialism within a sociological context. ‘Credentials’ are described as the key factors at the interface between systems of education and systems of employment. Challenges to the assumption that educational acquisition determines occupational success are explored.
|Divisions:||Schools > Social Sciences, School of|
|Additional Information:||Citation: Robbins, D. (2006) ‘Credentialism’ in Turner, B. (ed.) The Cambridge Dictionary of Sociology, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press pp 95-6.|
|Date Deposited:||25 Jan 2010 16:35|
|Item Type:||Book Section|
|Publisher:||Cambridge University Press pp|
|Last Modified:||27 Sep 2012 12:00|
|Depositing User:||Stephen Grace|