Boliver, V. and Swift, A. (2011)
'Do comprehensive schools reduce social mobility?'
British Journal of Sociology 62(1): 89-110
Boliver, V. (2011) 'Expansion, differentiation and the persistence
of social class inequalities in British higher education'
Higher Education: The International Journal of Higher Education Research
Journal papers: general audience
Boliver, V. and Swift, A. (2011) 'Comprehensive schools and
Renewal: A Journal of Social Democracy
Waters, M., Heath, A., Butterfield, S., Boliver, V.,
and Gonzalez, M. (Forthcoming)
'The educational careers of the children of immigrants in Britain and the USA.'
in Alba, R. and Holdaway, J. (Eds.)
The Integration Imperative: The Children of Third-World Immigrants
in the Schools of the U.S. and Western Europe. New York: CUNY.
Working papers: academic
Chan, T.W. and Boliver, V. (2011) 'Social mobility over
three generations in Britain.' Sociology Working Paper no. 2011-04,
Boliver, V. (2010) 'Maximally maintained inequality and
effectively maintained inequality in education: operationalizing
the expansion-inequality relationship.' Sociology Working Paper no.
2010-05, Oxford University.
Boliver, V. (2006) 'Social inequalities of access to higher
status universities in the UK: the role of university admissions
decisions' in Sociology Working Paper no. 2006-07, Oxford University.
Boliver, V. (2004) 'Widening participation and fair access at the
University of Oxford' in Sociology Working Paper no. 2004-02,
Sociology Department, Oxford University.
Boliver, V. 'How fair is access to prestigious UK universities?'
Paper presented at the Institute for Social Change seminar,
Manchester University, 27th September 2011.
Boliver, V. 'Qualitative inequalities in further and higher
education in England'. Paper presented at the
International Sociological Association RC28 conference in Iowa City,
Iowa, USA, August 2011.
Boliver, V. 'Recent trends in access to more prestigious universities'.
Paper presented at the Fair Admissions conference, Manchester, UK,
Boliver, V. 'Recent trends in class and ethnic inequalities of
access to prestigious universities in the UK'.
Paper presented at a conference to celebrate the work of
Anthony Heath, Oxford, UK, April 2011.
Boliver, V. 'Persistent social inequalities of access to higher status
universities: An analysis of UCAS data for 1996-2006'. Draft report, February 2011.
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