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Unformatted text preview: have at least four years more schooling than Jimmy. He is twenty seven times as likely as Jimmy to land a job which by his late forties will pay him an income in the top tenth of all incomes. Jimmy has about one chance in eight of earning a median income (Bassis, 1991:216). Example: India's Caste System Brahman Teachers and religious people Kshatriya Warriors Viashia Merchants and craftsman Shudra Laborers and farmers Untouchabl e These people work with the dead, both animal and human. They are undertakers,...
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