Unformatted text preview: shirt regardless. They wouldn't be caught dead wearing a shirt from Walmart because it's not cool enough. If something looks expensive then it seems to make the person popular even if they're a total bitch. That's what I noticed in my school. There were a group of girls that were popular simply because they knew how to take care of themselves and what to wear. Not even some of their friends liked them because they were jerks but they were popular anyways. Although most the time you can not tell if something is from a designer, people try to imitate it to their best ability so it'll give them some sort of pride. If what they wear is made by a designer there is a certain presence about them that puts them higher than everyone else, because they can afford to do that. Because they can afford to implies that they have done something that makes them a lot of money and therefore they must be important which puts them higher up in the hierarchy....
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This note was uploaded on 10/17/2011 for the course SOCIO 110 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '09 term at UMass (Amherst).
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