Divided, Strategic, Or Something Else? Exploring the Impact of Social Mobility on Habitus

Social mobility is theorized to result in either a divided habitus or a strategic habitus. Findings from life history interviews reveal that upward and downward mobility produce different effects on the habitus because the experiences are valued differently. The intersections of race and gender are also considered.



Citation:

Erika Paulson (2017) ,"Divided, Strategic, Or Something Else? Exploring the Impact of Social Mobility on Habitus", in NA - Advances in Consumer Research Volume 45, eds. Ayelet Gneezy, Vladas Griskevicius, and Patti Williams, Duluth, MN : Association for Consumer Research, Pages: 805-806.

Authors

Erika Paulson, Quinnipiac University, USA



Volume

NA - Advances in Consumer Research Volume 45 | 2017



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