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Unformatted text preview: d. Cognitive culture: education and language VI. Economic distribution- a. Income wealth: is how much you have minus debt b. Income-social position matters as does region you live in i. Not distributed equally very few are rich c. Wealth-being rich helps keep you rich i. 1% of U.S. household are super rich in the millions ii. More wealth=more advantages d. Poverty- single moms are poorer, kids and elderly i. This is also shaped by social position ii. Poor are disadvantage not only in income but education and other resources VII. Class consciousness and power a. Class is about power b. Class is not just on the outside it is in our mind too it shapes wants and actions...
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- Spring '11