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Unformatted text preview: Proletariat -workers who own their labor, are treated like machines by owners, have low skills and are dependent Conflict Theory Faade of legitimacy --explanations used by dominant groups to justify their actions Workers are free to work anywhere when they have no money (capital) so they have to work Employers can fire and lay off workers Blame the victim--poor get blamed for poverty Emphasize less successful benefit from the system (better off here than in Mexico)...
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This note was uploaded on 11/22/2011 for the course SCIE SYG2000 taught by Professor Bernhardt during the Fall '10 term at Broward College.
- Fall '10