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Unformatted text preview: private colleges and universities (IVY LEAGUE) Separate education style is evidence for distinctiveness of mentality and lifestyle that exists within the upper class Boarding schools provide connection to other upper-class social institutions. Great emphasis on character building and not grades Prep kids to be future leaders of America. o All go into banking or finance Social clubs provide a major point of orientation in the lives of upper-class adults. Differentiate members of upper class from other members of society. o Haven for all members of the family social events o Each club has rigorous screening process. Most require nominations....
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This note was uploaded on 02/20/2009 for the course DSOC 1101 taught by Professor Hirshel during the Fall '07 term at Cornell University (Engineering School).
- Fall '07