Elizabeth Currid-Halkett


Elizabeth Currid-Halkett is the James Irvine Chair in Urban and Regional Planning and Professor of Public Policy at the University of Southern California. She is the author of several books, including The Sum of Small Things: A Theory of the Aspirational Class.

The Endless Pursuit of Better

from Distinctions That Define and Divide, Volume 23, Number 2

What is clear is that the great divisions in our country rest on our different systems of cultural capital.