Chap 8 Notes Part 1 - 4. The working class 5. The working...

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Social class Components of social class Wealth Power Prestige Jobs that have greater levels o prestige 1. Generally pay more 2. Entail more abstract thought 3. Require more education 4. Have greater autonomy Wright – 4 classes 1. Capitalists 2. Petty bourgeoisie 3. Managers 4. Workers Gilbert and Kahl 1. Capitalist class 2. The upper middle class 3. The lower middle class
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Unformatted text preview: 4. The working class 5. The working poor 6. The under class Consequences of social class Family = choices of husband/wife Religion = church depends on social class Education = quality of educations Politics = Republican or Democratic Mental health and physical health...
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This note was uploaded on 04/18/2011 for the course SOC 100 taught by Professor Tba during the Fall '08 term at University of Hawaii, Manoa.

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