Dr. Antonie Knigge

Sjoerd Groenmangebouw
Padualaan 14
Kamer C2.02
3584 CH Utrecht

Dr. Antonie Knigge

Assistant Professor
+31 30 253 4541

Knigge, A. (2016). Beyond the Parental Generation: The Influence of Grandfathers and Great-Grandfathers on Status Attainment. Demography 53(4): 1219–44. Full text.

(For a blog about this article in the magazine Contexts of the American Sociological Association, go to: https://contexts.org/articles/class-mobility-goes-way-back/)


Knigge, A. (2015). Sources of Sibling Similarity. Status Attainment in the Netherlands during Modernization. Utrecht: ICS-Dissertation. Full text.

(Won prize for Best PhD Thesis from the European Consortium for Sociological Research [ECSR] in 2016).


Knigge, A., Maas, I., & Van Leeuwen, M.H.D. (2014). Sources of Sibling (Dis)similarity: Total Family Impact on Status Variation in the Netherlands in the Nineteenth Century. American Journal of Sociology, 120 (3), 908–948. Full text.

 (Won the European Academy of Sociology Best Article Prize 2015 and Nominated for the 2015 Reuben Hill Award of the National Council on Family Relations [NCFR]) 


Knigge, A., Maas, I., Van Leeuwen, M.H.D., & Mandemakers, K. (2014). Status Attainment of Siblings during Modernization. American Sociological Review, 79(3), 549–74. Full text.

(For a podcast about this article go to: asr.sagepub.com/content/79/3/549/suppl/DC1/-/2)


Highlighted publications

Stienstra, K., Maas, I., Knigge, A., & Schulz, W. (2021). Resource Compensation or Multiplication? The Interplay between Cognitive Ability and Social Origin in Explaining Educational Attainment. European Sociological Review, 37(2), 186–200. https://doi.org/10.1093/esr/jcaa054
Maas, I., Van Leeuwen, M. H. D., & Knigge, A. (2021). Intergenerational and Marriage Mobility of University Professors in the Netherlands During the 19th Century. Historical Life Course Studies, 10(3), 167-171. https://doi.org/10.51964/hlcs9588
Knigge, A. (2018). Tropf, F.C. Social Science Genetics and Fertility: Essays on the Interplay Between Genes, Social Environment and Human Fertility. Mens en Maatschappij, 93(1), 93-95. https://doi.org/10.5117/MEM2018.1.BOEK
Knigge, A. (2016). Beyond the Parental Generation: The Influence of Grandfathers and Great-grandfathers on Status Attainment. Demography, 53(4), 1219-1244. https://doi.org/10.1007/s13524-016-0486-6
Knigge, A. (2015). Sources of sibling similarity: Status attainment in the Netherlands during modernization. Interuniversity Center for Social Science Theory and Methodology (ICS). https://dspace.library.uu.nl/handle/1874/312866
Knigge, A., Maas, I., & van Leeuwen, M. H. D. (2014). Sources of sibling (dis)similarity: Total family impact on status variation in the Netherlands in the nineteenth century. American Journal of Sociology, 120(3), 908-948. https://doi.org/10.1086/679104
Knigge, A., Maas, I., van Leeuwen, M. H. D., & Mandemakers, K. (2014). Status attainment of siblings during modernization. American Sociological Review, 79(3), 549-574. https://doi.org/10.1177/0003122414529586