SOCIAL MOBILITY

Social mobility is the extent to a society permitting and encouraging change in social class, status or social roles. Read also fixed class society; open class society for concept clarity.

SOCIAL MOBILITY: "Social mobility is the extent a society allows changes to a person's status, class and roles."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SOCIAL MOBILITY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/social-mobility/ (accessed October 16, 2019).
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