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Demography (1968) 5 (1): 11–22.
Published: 01 March 1968
... reveal pronounced contrasts. The majority of Negro men, regardless of their social origins, found themselves in lower manual jobs (operatives, service workers, or laborers) in 1962. For them, it was only a slight advantage to have grown up in a family whose head was a higher white-collar (professional...
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Demography (2009) 46 (2): 221–246.
Published: 01 May 2009
...Kate W. Strully Abstract While U.S. unemployment rates remain low, rates of job loss are high and rising. Job loss is also becoming increasingly common in more advantaged, white-collar occupations. This article is concerned with how these patterns impact the health of U.S. workers. Drawing...
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Demography (1974) 11 (2): 227–245.
Published: 01 May 1974
... occupations do average earnings peak at the same time family income needs are peaking. For most blue-collar and many medium- and low-level white collar occupations, median earnings are highest for younger men, and men at an age when family costs are at their maximum are earning somewhat less, on the average...
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Demography (1984) 21 (2): 259–270.
Published: 01 May 1984
... differentiation across 124 major American cities. Using log-linear procedures, blacks, relative to whites, are much more likely to be in unskilled and semiskilled manual occupations, while whites, relative to blacks, are far more likely to be in white-collar and upper-status positions. Moreover, blacks’ denial...
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Demography (2010) 47 (2): 369–392.
Published: 01 May 2010
... to children’s status attainment relative to parents and with regard to the rising societal standards proxied by native-born non-Hispanic whites. A profile of intergenerational mobility is prepared using multiple indicators of status attainment: high school and college completion, upper white-collar occupation...
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Demography (2000) 37 (1): 53–72.
Published: 01 February 2000
...Dora L. Costa Abstract I argue that the shift from manual to white-collar jobs and reduced exposure to infectious disease were important determinants of declines in chronic disease rates among older men from the early 1900s to the 1970s and 1980s. The average decline in chronic respiratory problems...
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Demography (1975) 12 (2): 179–191.
Published: 01 May 1975
... of immigrants with a stated occupation increased, and the occupational composition of total immigration and of immigration by continent of origin changed. Europe and the Americas generally switched to lower-skilled levels, and Asia, Africa and Oceania, to white-collar, especially professional, levels...
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Demography (1984) 21 (4): 575–589.
Published: 01 November 1984
... with children, who are virtually all on day schedules. Occupation. Occupation will be broadly dichoto- mized for both men and women as white- collar or non-white-collar. Substantive- ly, this is justifiable in that this distinction corresponds to a basic class division in our society, at least among men (Blau...
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Demography (1966) 3 (1): 19–34.
Published: 01 March 1966
... AND EXPECTED ASSOCIATION OF SON'S AND GRANDFATHER'S OCCUPATIONS, CA. 1947& Grandfather's Son's Current Occupation b Occupationb I II I III IV V Total Actual Total, All Occupations .2692 .1399 .3019 .1107 .1783 1. 0000 I. Upper white-collar .4400 .2067 .1867 .0667 .1000 1. 0001 II. Lower white-collar .3600...
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Demography (2020) 57 (3): 953–977.
Published: 05 May 2020
... parishes (1813–2015) with Landskrona (1922–2015) 1813–1864 1865–1919 1920–1949 1950–1969 1970–1989 1990–2015 Men   Higher white-collar 1.254 0.969 1.005 1.027 0.906 0.760**   Lower white-collar 1.064 0.873 1.083 0.948 0.989 0.830**   Medium-skilled 1.062 0.829...
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Demography (1972) 9 (2): 321–335.
Published: 01 May 1972
... to minimize the distance between work and residence, the emergence of blue- as well as white-collar suburbs provides such an opportunity (Berger, 1960), par- ticularly in larger metropolitan areas where decentralization of jobs and popu- lation has already occurred. This may not be the case for smaller...
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Demography (1969) 6 (4): 383–401.
Published: 01 November 1969
... Husband's Occupation Farm owner, farmer. Rubber/toddy tapper Blue-collar worker. White-collar worker WOMEN 25-34 YEARS OLD All women Current Residence Rural areas Small towns Metropolitan areas. Race Malay Indian or Pakistani Chinese Wife's Education None. 1-5 years 6 years or more...
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Demography (1965) 2 (1): 549–566.
Published: 01 March 1965
... vista de la estratijicación social, sino también en lo querespecta al proceso de asimilación. Educational Status Median Income White Population White Collar Blue Collar References 1 Reiss , Albert J. ( 1961 ). Occupations and Social Status . Glencoe : Free Press . 4...
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Demography (2012) 49 (2): 553–574.
Published: 28 January 2012
... was performed with respect to white-collar status/occupation. Occupation was recoded into eight categories: managerial; professional and technical; sales; support and clerical; service; agriculture; crafts, laborers, and transportation; and missing (for those not in the labor force). Like with marriage...
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Demography (1975) 12 (2): 337–341.
Published: 01 May 1975
... of the findings in this respect have been that recent changes in real earnings have not fa- vored blue-collar occupations as much Reply to Jaffe and Gendell as white-collar occupations. Secondly, the amount of variability of earnings within most blue-collar occupations is less than in many white-collar occupa...
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Demography (2005) 42 (4): 693–717.
Published: 01 November 2005
... and Taiwan will help us understand how institutional contexts mediate the effects of economic development on women s employment decisions. BACKGROUND Previous research has shown that female participation in nonagricultural employment and white-collar occupations increased during the postwar period in both...
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Demography (2022) 59 (6): 2187–2213.
Published: 01 December 2022
... of the relative contributions. For private employment spells, the Estratti Conto also provides information about occupational class (blue collar, white collar, middle manager, and manager) and type of contract (full-time vs. part-time). The second source I draw on is the Casellario Pensionati archive...
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Published: 01 February 2021
Fig. 1 Intergenerational mobility by immigrant parents' U.S. and origin country occupation. High- and low-skilled refer to premigration occupational status. Occupational rank is based on the 4-point scale, where 1 = labor/service, 2 =  trade/craft, 3 = lower white-collar, and 4 =  professional More
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Published: 01 February 2021
Fig. 1 Intergenerational mobility by immigrant parents' U.S. and origin country occupation. High- and low-skilled refer to premigration occupational status. Occupational rank is based on the 4-point scale, where 1 = labor/service, 2 =  trade/craft, 3 = lower white-collar, and 4 =  professional More
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Demography (1972) 9 (3): 399–414.
Published: 01 August 1972
... were employed in white- 407 or blue-collar positions (p < .01) (Reiss et aI., 1961). Within age categories, a higher pro- portion of first births to students were PMC than were first births to couples who were employed as blue- or white- collar workers at the time of their wed- ding. This difference...