James Thompson SOC 410 Discussion Questions 1) Ross Reading: In looking at the effect of education on health, do these studies take into account the type of college education received? Is there more of a health benefit in going to Cornell than either a small state school or community college? Is there a health benefit to choosing one major over another which would lead to different career prospects? 2) Mirwoski Reading: Does the social capital gained through education carry through when a person is working in a job that is too low for their education level? Is a person with a master’s degree but working as a clerk better off than a clerk with no degree? Does this difference only matter because the educated clerk has the possibility of getting a better
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