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What is the difference between Ascribed and Achieved Status?

Asked by T. Lopez, Last updated: Dec 18, 2019

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S. Hughes

S. Hughes

Answered Aug 19, 2019

Ascribed and achieved status are usually terms that interchangeably used from time to time. Ascribed status is a status type that means given or handed as an inheritance’s result. A good example of this is the society rankings in some parts of the world where women are only allowed to vote after men have made their votes. This may have been changed in today’s time but there are still countries that are more inclined in their traditions that some individuals still have their...Read More
 

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