Exam review for Sociology 3201

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Review for Sociology 3201 What is “benign” about benign narratives? Benign harmless- reason not for its existence, reason why we study inequality. The most important sources of this newfound concern with poverty and inequality are o The take off account - there is a huge rise in economic inequality and disadvantages o The persistence account- inequality is always with us and doesn’t go away o The macro level externalities- all the outside forces, such as institution. Shifts in economy, terrorism and its response to inequality, very situational.) Middle class shrinking- the middle class falls down to the poor class while the filthy rich same the same. o The micro-level externalities- health, poverty, political participation (i.e. can’t get anywhere to vote, impact on crime) social contact (vote, pay taxes, serve your country in the military). o Visibility account- because of technology, inequality is in our face constantly. Because we see it, we can’t ignore it. o
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