Lecture 3 Social Class for post

Lecture 3 Social Class for post - Socio-Economic Status and...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–10. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Socio-Economic Status and Health Lecture 3
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Preview Definitions of social class and SES Chicago heat wave Education Income/Wealth Prestige Social Causation vs. Social Selection
Background image of page 2
Class and Status: Classic Notions Marx: Class Relationship to the means of production Distinct categories Bourgeoisie Proletariat Weber: SES Components: Income/wealth Education Prestige Continuum from high to low
Background image of page 3

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Deaths During the 1995 Chicago Heat Wave Deaths During the 1995 Chicago Heat Wave
Background image of page 4
Who was more likely to die from heat? …confined to bed because of medical problems …living alone …fewer regular social contacts …no working air conditioner …no access to transportation …had nailed their windows shut for safety
Background image of page 5

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
. Adult Death Rates from Various Causes, Selected States 1995
Background image of page 6
Mortality and Education
Background image of page 7

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Difficulty With One or More ADL Difficulty with Activities of Daily Living, Adults 70 Yrs. and over, US 1995
Background image of page 8
Whitehall Studies Participants classified into social ranks (grades):
Background image of page 9

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Image of page 10
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

This note was uploaded on 06/02/2011 for the course SOCY 360 taught by Professor Stepanikova during the Spring '11 term at South Carolina.

Page1 / 15

Lecture 3 Social Class for post - Socio-Economic Status and...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 10. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online