Notes for Soc 3

Notes for Soc 3 - Notes for Soc 134 January 31, 2008...

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Notes for Soc 134 January 31, 2008 Lecture 3 Racial and ethic Stratification Social Stratification Socioeconomic status Social mobility Types of inequality Natural Vs Structured Racial and ethic Stratification Prejudice Vs. discrimination Titanic 3% of 1 st class female passengers died 14% of 2 nd class female passengers died 54% of 3 rd class female passengers died Stratification Stratification - The social hierarchy that rewards some activities more than others. Economic reward (class) Social rewards (status) Political rewards (power) Socioeconomic Status (SES)- Measure of stratification often based on income education Social Mobility- Movement within the ranking system of stratification Intragenerational Mobility Intergenerational Mobility Class society Vs. Caste Society Class can change over time and Caste do not change over time
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Types of Inequality Natural inequality- results from innate difference in ability Structured inequality-
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This note was uploaded on 03/27/2008 for the course SOC 134 taught by Professor Shoemaker during the Spring '08 term at Wisconsin.

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