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Table 5 Class difference in the effect of cultural capital

From: Cultural reproduction or cultural mobility? Unequal education achievement among Chinese college students

  Model 5-1 Model 5-2
B/S.E. B/S.E.
Gender (male = 1) − .111 + (.063) − 21.166*** (2.203)
Ethnicity (Han = 1) .061 (.093) 20.784*** (3.155)
Hukou (nonagricultural = 1) .019 (.083) .517 (2.801)
University (reference: elite university)
 211 university − .457*** (.109) − 48.211*** (3.762)
 Non-211 university − .539*** (.109) − 86.949*** (3.753)
Major (reference: humanities)   
 Social science .214* (.107) 15.661*** (3.638)
 Natural science .226* (.104) 10.668** (3.520)
Cohort (2008 cohort = 1) .350*** (.059) 8.139*** (2.011)
Family class (reference: working-class and farmers)
 Nonphysical laborer − .135 (.144) − .044 (4.947)
 Professional − .214 (.373) 14.179 (12.569)
 Managerial class − .069 (.223) − 3.579 (7.590)
Family economic capital .054 (.033) 3.214** (1.139)
Family cultural capital − .020 (.035) − .649 (1.216)
Family class × cultural capital
 Nonphysical laborer × cultural capital .056 (.044) 3.307* (1.495)
 Professional × cultural capital .100 (.078) 1.398 (2.658)
 Managerial class × cultural capital .112* (.051) 3.569* (1.753)
Time spent on student activities .064*** (.005)  
Absence   − 5.974** (2.147)
_const.   505.187*** (12.546)
Intercept 1 .529 (.360)  
Intercept 2 1.702*** (.361)  
Intercept 3 3.089*** (.364)  
Intercept 4 4.975*** (.378)  
N 4004 4004
R2   .192
-2Log Likelihood 10493.032  
  1. +p < 0.1, *p < 0.05, **p < 0.01, ***p < 0.001