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sponsored mobility

Definition of Sponsored Mobility

(noun) A system of social mobility in which individuals are recruited to join high status groups.

Sponsored Mobility Pronunciation

Pronunciation Usage Guide

Syllabification: spon·sored mo·bil·i·ty

Audio Pronunciation

– American English
– British English

Phonetic Spelling

  • American English – /spAHn-suhrd moh-bIl-uh-tee/
  • British English – /spOn-suhd moh-bIl-i-tee/

International Phonetic Alphabet

  • American English – /ˈspɑnsərd moʊˈbɪləti/
  • British English – /ˈspɒnsəd məʊˈbɪlɪti/

Usage Note

  • Plural: sponsored mobilities

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Cite the Definition of Sponsored Mobility

ASA – American Sociological Association (5th edition)

Bell, Kenton, ed. 2013. “sponsored mobility.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Retrieved October 19, 2020 (https://sociologydictionary.org/sponsored-mobility/).

APA – American Psychological Association (6th edition)

sponsored mobility. (2013). In K. Bell (Ed.), Open education sociology dictionary. Retrieved from https://sociologydictionary.org/sponsored-mobility/

Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date – Chicago Manual of Style (16th edition)

Bell, Kenton, ed. 2013. “sponsored mobility.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Accessed October 19, 2020. https://sociologydictionary.org/sponsored-mobility/.

MLA – Modern Language Association (7th edition)

“sponsored mobility.” Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Ed. Kenton Bell. 2013. Web. 19 Oct. 2020. <https://sociologydictionary.org/sponsored-mobility/>.