critical thinking assignment 2 ollie lee

critical thinking assignment 2 ollie lee - SOC 200 Spring...

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SOC 200 Spring 2008 Critical Thinking Assignment #2 Due: April 16 Type your response to each item under it. Bring your completed typewritten paper to class on Wednesday, April 16. 1.In William Domhoff’s article what is the relationship between the power elite and the capitalist class (as described in Henslin’s social class ladder)? In your opinion, how will this power elite affect the 2008 presidential election? The power elite and the capitalist class go hand in hand. They use each other to gain status on the social ladder. They both are constantly critical of the government, accusing them of being an enemy of freedom and economic growth. The power elite have great control over the election process, by giving monies in large quantities to whichever party they want to succeed. The party with the most money would have a severe advantage over great candidates such as Ralph Nader, and Ron Paul. The power elite in my opinion will determine the next president for 2008. 2. According to Greg Critser in “Let Them Eat Fat”, how great is the obesity epidemic in
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