Big Picture #1 - Stephenie Lai SOCI 2820 17 September 2009...

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Stephenie Lai SOCI 2820 17 September 2009 Big Picture Essay In my opinion, three important indicators of “living the good life” are education, economic status, and health status. I believe that these three also have a great effect on each other. With all things in today’s society, the amount to which these factors matter is based on your race and ethnicity. Each group has differences in their ways of life. One group may concentrate more in one category than another group. However, at the end of the day, all of these factors contribute to a group’s well being. Education is very important in today’s world. With a college degree, a person can make a great deal more money than just with a high school diploma. However, educational attainment was not always easy for everyone. This can be seen in the inequality of today’s university population. The majority of degrees are still received by whites. However, the black population has had a significant rise in the number of college graduates. This is also true for Asians and Hispanics
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