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Unformatted text preview: treatment. The higher level of stress is one explanation for higher rates of mental illness. D. Formal Education Class correlates with education in a number of ways. Since education is community based, class determines the quality of teachers and curriculum. Teachers have middle class backgrounds and, therefore, work better with students "like themselves." The importance of education receives greater emphasis in upper classes, therefore, children of the upper classes are more likely to attend college. 1970 Educational levels Upper class 88 percent attend college Lower middle 64 percent attend college Upper working 40 percent attend college Lower working 15 percent attend college (Data from Charon, 333:1986)...
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This note was uploaded on 11/08/2011 for the course SCIE SYG2000 taught by Professor Bernhardt during the Fall '10 term at Broward College.
- Fall '10