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Unformatted text preview: people with common prestige level belonged to same class regardless of wealth. Occupation is a key source of prestige ranking. • Power-the ability to influence others, to influence decision making, to achieve goals despite opposition • What have the sources of power in the social history of humankind? How have the sources of power changed today? (Power with authority and power without authority) • Sociologists often use "socioeconomic status" to refer to a combined measure that attempts to classify individuals, families, or households in terms of factors such as income, occupation, and education to determine class location....
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This note was uploaded on 11/17/2011 for the course SCIE SYG2000 taught by Professor Bernhardt during the Fall '10 term at Broward College.
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