Politicians Continually Tell Us That Anyone Can Get Ahead But Is That Really True This Important Book Takes Readers Behind The Closed Doors Of Elite Employers To Reveal How Class Affects Who Gets To The Top Friedman And Laurison Show That A Powerful Class Pay Gap Exists In Britain S Elite Occupations Even When Those From Working Class Backgrounds Make It Into Prestigious Jobs, They Earn, On Average, 16% Less Than Colleagues From Privileged Backgrounds But Why Is This The Case Drawing On 200 Interviews Across Four Case Studies Television, Accountancy, Architecture, And Acting They Explore The Complex Barriers Facing The Upwardly Mobile This Is A Rich, Ambitious Book That Demands We Take Seriously Not Just The Glass But Also The Class Ceiling.
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