Title

Self‐Esteem and the Reproduction of Social Class

Keywords

Self-esteem, social class

Abstract

Although prior research has demonstrated the multiple pathways through which socioeconomic attainment occurs, one unexplored avenue regards the role of psychological mechanisms such as self‐esteem in this process.

Original Publication Citation

Spencer L. James and Paul R. Amato. 2013. “Self-Esteem and the Reproduction of Social Class.” Social Science Quarterly 94(4):933-955.

Document Type

Peer-Reviewed Article

Publication Date

2013-04-01

Publisher

Social Science Quarterly

Language

English

College

Family, Home, and Social Sciences

Department

Sociology

University Standing at Time of Publication

Full Professor

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