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Unformatted text preview: became important 4. Education and educational opportunities—are schools the factories for reproducing the capitalist system or do they offer social change or social mobility?— Jonathan Kozol shows how educational inequality socializes working-class children into a sense of inferiority—schools are class divided (public v private) with social implications—even preschool, as Jack Grubman demonstrated, become areas of class concern—Grubman helped Sanford Weill move millions so that Weill would vote to admit Grubman’s children to a prestigious pre-school in Manhattan 5. Crime and lack of physical safety—the different kinds of crime—“random” street violence is a response to social inequalities 6. Poverty 7. Family Life—affects choice of spouse and tensions of poverty lead to increased rates of divorces, spouse and child abuse 8. Religion—certain denominations like Episcopalian are more likely to attract upper class whites--...
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This note was uploaded on 02/10/2012 for the course SCIE SYG2000 taught by Professor Bernhardt during the Fall '10 term at Broward College.
- Fall '10