Definition of 'social mobility'
Example sentences containing 'social mobility'
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For social mobility, he is in a class of own.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
They shape our abilities as a nation and colour policies on immigration, global competitiveness, economic and social mobility.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Moreover, the assertion that we have less social mobility than the Scandinavians may be based on a statistical sleight of hand.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
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