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A socially defined position in a group or society
The process by which different statuses develop
A hierarchy of sociological "power" determined mostly by what groups have access...
A system where there is one powerful leader who is the elite who has control over the resources.
Ascribed status, or it is given at birth. Apartheid
Achieved status, Their status depends on them.
The Social Structural position groups hold relative to the resources of society.
The chances people have in life because of their social class. Max Weber
Thorstein Veblen. The display of goods defines ones social class.
The decline of manufacturing jobs, the increase of technological change, and the process of...
All financial assets - debt
Income, occupational prestige, education
measured as total years of formal education
those below the lower class- those not likely to get jobs and that life on welfare
a system in which status is based on merit or accomplishments only
movement over time from one class to another
The perception that a class structure exists alolng wit ha feeling of shared identification...
Karl Marx. A domoinant class influences subordinate classes wiht beliefs, so people think they...
Class- Economic part Status- Social Prestige Party- political power
Amount of money needed to support the basic needs of a household. Determined by government.
Feminization of Poverty
Women and children that are poor.
Culture of Poverty
The poor are poor because they lack work ethic and values and are irresponsible, etc.
Temporary Assistance for Needy Families. Families can recieve help for 5 years, but they have...