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Unsynchronous Analysis of Social Stratification Flow and Seafarers’ Vocational Education

Shuguang Guo


Through the analysis of seafarers’ family economic situation and the marriage dilemma of seafarers, this paper studies the development of seafarers’ career by using the theory of social capital. The author believes that seafarers’ occupation can’t solve the problem of social stratification and mobility of poor families.


Social Stratification Flow; Seafarers’ Occupation; Poor Families; Social Capital

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.18686/ahe.v5i4.3531