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Unformatted text preview: WORK ING Kids- do better Cant see themselves not working Work history Underappreciated/Shame- Stereotypes Cultural background Past jobs Different perspectives- people working the same job or very similar to each other. Pay is not equivalent to status Status = Skill Garbage men make more than teachers. Contrast between two policemen (Special case of the different perspectives) VincentM:-It was his dream to be a policeman-Family who has worked in law enforcement-A law is a law-Son/father. He sees his relationship as he makes the laws and the son follows. RRobinson:-Can work in law enforcement without college-being able to lock people up (137)-then organizes African American police league-fixing the double standard Working in car industry factories Hourly wages Labor unions Unfairness- treatment (not as a human being) Machine = valuable. Brokers- Interact with people who are buying and selling, the middle person. One might expect that they have more to say about the economic conditions and are going to say more overtly....
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This document was uploaded on 09/27/2010.
- Fall '09