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Unformatted text preview: Sexist attitudes Manual labor = masculinity Mental labor = femininity Ch. 3 8 boys 16-19 years old (smoke, drink, drugs) Frankie- the leader (hallway hangers) Slick – intelligent + respected, high aspirations want to be a lawyer Shorty – fearless, explosive temper, alcoholic Chris – father black; mother white, deals drugs Boo-Boo – black, serious Stoney – pizza shop, has a steady girlfriend Steve – Slick’s younger brother, not well liked but tolerated Jinks – shy, momma’s boy Hallway hanger – primary group (intimate association) Secondary group – impersonal with little social intimacy (large classes)...
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- Spring '08
- Sociology, Pierre Bourdieu, boy Hallway hanger, academic attainment Habitus, nonwhite students Paul, masculinity Mental labor