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Unformatted text preview: views. o Imagine if the entire structure of the society is promoting/ supporting such view to the children-If Expectation is high, performance low high; if expectation is low, performance is low o Asian American carries high expectation as model role, therefore, individuals from Asian American work hard to meet/ live up to the expectation -We absorb these boundaries, we police these boundaries, and we reproduce these boundaries Social Class-A large group of people who rank closely to one another in wealth, power, and prestige o Although it’s not usually mentioned, it still has a very profound effect on us -These three factors divide people with different life style, taste, world view, etc-We are socialized into a class group Video: People like us: social class in America -...
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- Spring '06
- Sociology, Thomas Theorem, high expectation, boundaries Social Class, supposed biological characteristics, status Young children