Unformatted text preview: Conceptual links between Diever Pager “discrimination in a low-wage market” and “cultural capital” Hodgens articles: • How possessing cultural capital may/may not help members of minority groups who are seeking employment in low-wage markets? (10pts) • Education—way one talks, carries oneself; cultural capital. linking cultural capital and pager article… reveal assumptions of a person. • Counterfactual: what would happen if men who are in positions of power and society in general… are in female dominated jobs. . do men encounter glass ceiling like women do or do they encounter something else? Glass escalator… how are they bumped up on occupational structure?—SOCIAL MECHANISM o Men are social/ job leaders… stereotypes; automatically seen as more qualified as managers and leaders o...
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This note was uploaded on 12/08/2011 for the course SOC 224 taught by Professor Davidcort during the Spring '11 term at UMass (Amherst).
- Spring '11