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dc.contributor.authorLambert, Paulen_UK
dc.contributor.authorZijdeman, Richarden_UK
dc.contributor.authorvan Leeuwen, Marco H Den_UK
dc.contributor.authorMaas, Inekeen_UK
dc.contributor.authorPrandy, Kenen_UK
dc.description.abstractA new occupational stratification scale, "HISCAM" (historical CAMSIS), has been developed to facilitate the analysis of data coded to the Historical International Standard Classification of Occupations. This article describes the derivation and properties of the HISCAM measure. The scale was derived using patterns of inter-generational occupational connections, replicating a method of "social interaction distance" analysis which is widely used in contemporary sociology. Analysis was performed on data for the period of 1800-1938, principally derived from marriage registers covering Belgium, Britain, Canada, France, Germany, the Netherlands, and Sweden, and encompassing over two million inter-generational relationships. Researchers report how several different HISCAM scales were evaluated and show how this approach can explain social stratification and inequality in the past.en_UK
dc.publisherTaylor and Francisen_UK
dc.relationLambert P, Zijdeman R, van Leeuwen MHD, Maas I & Prandy K (2013) The construction of HISCAM: A stratification scale based on social interactions for historical comparative research. Historical Methods: A Journal of Quantitative and Interdisciplinary History, 46 (2), pp. 77-89.
dc.rightsCopyright ┬ęPaul S. Lambert, Richard L. Zijdeman, Marco H. D. Van Leeuwen, Ineke Maas, Kenneth Prandy This is an Open Access article. Non-commercial re-use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly attributed, cited, and is not altered, transformed, or built upon in any way, is permitted. The moral rights of the named author(s) have been asserted. Permission is granted subject to the terms of the License under which the work was published. Please check the License conditions for the work which you wish to reuse. Full and appropriate attribution must be given. This permission does not cover any third party copyrighted material which may appear in the work requested.en_UK
dc.subjectsocial interactionsen_UK
dc.subjectsocial stratificationen_UK
dc.titleThe construction of HISCAM: A stratification scale based on social interactions for historical comparative researchen_UK
dc.typeJournal Articleen_UK
dc.citation.jtitleHistorical Methods: A Journal of Quantitative and Interdisciplinary Historyen_UK
dc.type.statusVoR - Version of Recorden_UK
dc.contributor.affiliationSociology, Social Policy & Criminologyen_UK
dc.contributor.affiliationASS Management and Support Team - LEGACYen_UK
dc.contributor.affiliationUtrecht Universityen_UK
dc.contributor.affiliationUtrecht Universityen_UK
dc.contributor.affiliationCardiff Universityen_UK
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