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Professor Lindsay Paterson FBA

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About this Fellow

Educational stratification; social mobility; education and civic values; history of education; the culture, society and politics of Scotland; quantitative methods in social science

Website: http://www.sps.ed.ac.uk/staff/social_policy/lindsay_paterson

Appointments

Current post

  • Professor of Education Policy, University of Edinburgh

Past Appointments

  • Professor of Education Policy, School of Social and Political Science, Edinburgh, 1970 - 1970

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