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Unformatted text preview: 2) Social Inequality- Sociologists have found an inverse correlation between mental problems and social class. The lower class bear many stresses that come with poverty; compared to middle- and upper-class Americans, the poor have less job security, lower wages, more unpaid bills and insistent bill collectors, more divorce, greater vulnerability to crime, more alcoholism, more violence, and more physical illness. Such conditions deal severe blows to peoples emotional well-being....
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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.
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