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chapter 8 Social Stratification - Sociology
social stratification
social class
bourgeoise
income
ranking of people or groups according to their unequal access…
A social class is a group of people of similar status, common…
class that owns the means of production
amount of money received by an individual or group over a spe…
social stratification
ranking of people or groups according to their unequal access…
social class
A social class is a group of people of similar status, common…
60 terms
Sociology Chapter 8 - Social Stratification
Social Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
A system by which a society ranks categoeries of people in a…
1st - It's a trade of society, not a reflection of individual…
2nd - It carries over from generation to generation. Most peo…
3rd - it's Universal but variable... Distance between individual…
Social Stratification
A system by which a society ranks categoeries of people in a…
Four Principles of Stratification
1st - It's a trade of society, not a reflection of individual…
42 terms
Sociology Chapter 8 - Social Stratification
Social Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
A system by which a society ranks categoeries of people in a…
1st - It's a trade of society, not a reflection of individual…
2nd - It carries over from generation to generation. Most peo…
3rd - it's Universal but variable... Distance between individual…
Social Stratification
A system by which a society ranks categoeries of people in a…
Four Principles of Stratification
1st - It's a trade of society, not a reflection of individual…
60 terms
Sociology Chapter 8 - Social Stratification
Social Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
A system by which a society ranks categoeries of people in a…
1st - It's a trade of society, not a reflection of individual…
2nd - It carries over from generation to generation. Most peo…
3rd - it's Universal but variable... Distance between individual…
Social Stratification
A system by which a society ranks categoeries of people in a…
Four Principles of Stratification
1st - It's a trade of society, not a reflection of individual…
60 terms
Sociology Chapter 8 - Social Stratification
Social Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
A system by which a society ranks categoeries of people in a…
1st - It's a trade of society, not a reflection of individual…
2nd - It carries over from generation to generation. Most peo…
3rd - it's Universal but variable... Distance between individual…
Social Stratification
A system by which a society ranks categoeries of people in a…
Four Principles of Stratification
1st - It's a trade of society, not a reflection of individual…
60 terms
Sociology Chapter 8 - Social Stratification
Social Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
A system by which a society ranks categoeries of people in a…
1st - It's a trade of society, not a reflection of individual…
2nd - It carries over from generation to generation. Most peo…
3rd - it's Universal but variable... Distance between individual…
Social Stratification
A system by which a society ranks categoeries of people in a…
Four Principles of Stratification
1st - It's a trade of society, not a reflection of individual…
60 terms
Sociology Chapter 8 - Social Stratification
Social Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
A system by which a society ranks categoeries of people in a…
1st - It's a trade of society, not a reflection of individual…
2nd - It carries over from generation to generation. Most peo…
3rd - it's Universal but variable... Distance between individual…
Social Stratification
A system by which a society ranks categoeries of people in a…
Four Principles of Stratification
1st - It's a trade of society, not a reflection of individual…
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Sociology Chapter 8 - Social Stratification
Titanic
Social Stratification
Social stratification - four principle…
Caste system - Closed Systems
upper-class had higher survival rate than lower-class... *60% o…
A system by which a society ranks categoeries of people in a…
1. It's a trade of society, not a reflection of individual di…
Social stratification based on ascription or birth... *Allows l…
Titanic
upper-class had higher survival rate than lower-class... *60% o…
Social Stratification
A system by which a society ranks categoeries of people in a…
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Sociology Chapter 8 - Social Stratification
Social Stratification
Social mobility
Caste system - Closed Systems
Class system - Open Systems
A system by which a society ranks categoeries of people in a…
A change in position within the social hierarchy
Social stratification based on ascription or birth.... Allows li…
Social stratification based on both birth and individual achi…
Social Stratification
A system by which a society ranks categoeries of people in a…
Social mobility
A change in position within the social hierarchy
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Sociology Chapter 8 - Social Stratification
Social Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
A system by which a society ranks categoeries of people in a…
1st - It's a trade of society, not a reflection of individual…
2nd - It carries over from generation to generation. Most peo…
3rd - it's Universal but variable... Distance between individual…
Social Stratification
A system by which a society ranks categoeries of people in a…
Four Principles of Stratification
1st - It's a trade of society, not a reflection of individual…
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Sociology Chapter 8 Social Stratification
Social Stratification
Social Mobility
A caste system(closed system)
Class systems
Refers to a system by which a society makes categories of peo…
A change in position within the social hierarchy
Also as a closed system, or a social stratification based on…
Refers to social stratification based on both birth and indiv…
Social Stratification
Refers to a system by which a society makes categories of peo…
Social Mobility
A change in position within the social hierarchy
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Sociology Chapter 8 - Social Stratification
Social Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
A system by which a society ranks categoeries of people in a…
1st - It's a trade of society, not a reflection of individual…
2nd - It carries over from generation to generation. Most peo…
3rd - it's Universal but variable... Distance between individual…
Social Stratification
A system by which a society ranks categoeries of people in a…
Four Principles of Stratification
1st - It's a trade of society, not a reflection of individual…
60 terms
Sociology Chapter 8 - Social Stratification
Social Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
A system by which a society ranks categoeries of people in a…
1st - It's a trade of society, not a reflection of individual…
2nd - It carries over from generation to generation. Most peo…
3rd - it's Universal but variable... Distance between individual…
Social Stratification
A system by which a society ranks categoeries of people in a…
Four Principles of Stratification
1st - It's a trade of society, not a reflection of individual…
Sociology Chapter 8 - Social Stratification
Social Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
A system by which a society ranks categoeries of people in a…
1st - It's a trade of society, not a reflection of individual…
2nd - It carries over from generation to generation. Most peo…
3rd - it's Universal but variable... Distance between individual…
Social Stratification
A system by which a society ranks categoeries of people in a…
Four Principles of Stratification
1st - It's a trade of society, not a reflection of individual…
Sociology Chapter 8 - Social Stratification
Social Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
A system by which a society ranks categoeries of people in a…
It's a trait of society, not a reflection of individual diffe…
It carries over from generation to generation. Most people st…
It's Universal but variable... Distance between individuals may…
Social Stratification
A system by which a society ranks categoeries of people in a…
Four Principles of Stratification
It's a trait of society, not a reflection of individual diffe…
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Sociology Chapter 8 - Social Stratification
Social Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
A system by which a society ranks categoeries of people in a…
1st - It's a trade of society, not a reflection of individual…
2nd - It carries over from generation to generation. Most peo…
3rd - it's Universal but variable... Distance between individual…
Social Stratification
A system by which a society ranks categoeries of people in a…
Four Principles of Stratification
1st - It's a trade of society, not a reflection of individual…
60 terms
Sociology Chapter 8 - Social Stratification
Social Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
A system by which a society ranks categoeries of people in a…
1st - It's a trade of society, not a reflection of individual…
2nd - It carries over from generation to generation. Most peo…
3rd - it's Universal but variable... Distance between individual…
Social Stratification
A system by which a society ranks categoeries of people in a…
Four Principles of Stratification
1st - It's a trade of society, not a reflection of individual…
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Sociology Chapter 8 - Social Stratification
Social Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
A system by which a society ranks categoeries of people in a…
1st - It's a trade of society, not a reflection of individual…
2nd - It carries over from generation to generation. Most peo…
3rd - it's Universal but variable... Distance between individual…
Social Stratification
A system by which a society ranks categoeries of people in a…
Four Principles of Stratification
1st - It's a trade of society, not a reflection of individual…
60 terms
Sociology Chapter 8 - Social Stratification
Social Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
A system by which a society ranks categoeries of people in a…
1st - It's a trade of society, not a reflection of individual…
2nd - It carries over from generation to generation. Most peo…
3rd - it's Universal but variable... Distance between individual…
Social Stratification
A system by which a society ranks categoeries of people in a…
Four Principles of Stratification
1st - It's a trade of society, not a reflection of individual…
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Sociology Chapter 8 Social Stratification
Social stratification
Social inequality
Slavery
Caste system
The division of society into groups arranged in a social hier…
The unequal distribution of wealth, power, or prestige among…
The most extreme form of social stratification, based on the…
A form of social stratification in which status is determined…
Social stratification
The division of society into groups arranged in a social hier…
Social inequality
The unequal distribution of wealth, power, or prestige among…
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Sociology Chapter 8 Social Stratification
Social stratification
Social mobility
Caste system
Class system
A system by which a society ranks categories of people in a h…
A persons change in position within the social hierarchy
Social stratification based on ascription, or birth. Limits a…
Social stratification based on both birth and individual achi…
Social stratification
A system by which a society ranks categories of people in a h…
Social mobility
A persons change in position within the social hierarchy
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Sociology Chapter 8 - Social Stratification
Social Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
A system by which a society ranks categoeries of people in a…
1st - It's a trade of society, not a reflection of individual…
2nd - It carries over from generation to generation. Most peo…
3rd - it's Universal but variable... Distance between individual…
Social Stratification
A system by which a society ranks categoeries of people in a…
Four Principles of Stratification
1st - It's a trade of society, not a reflection of individual…
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Sociology Chapter 8 - Social Stratification
Social Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
A system by which a society ranks categoeries of people in a…
1st - It's a trade of society, not a reflection of individual…
2nd - It carries over from generation to generation. Most peo…
3rd - it's Universal but variable... Distance between individual…
Social Stratification
A system by which a society ranks categoeries of people in a…
Four Principles of Stratification
1st - It's a trade of society, not a reflection of individual…
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Sociology: Chapter 8: Social Stratification
Social stratification
Social mobility
Caste system
Meritocracy
A system by which a society ranks categories of people in a h…
A change in position within the social hierarchy (may be upwa…
Social stratification based on ascription, or birth.
Social stratification based on personal merit.
Social stratification
A system by which a society ranks categories of people in a h…
Social mobility
A change in position within the social hierarchy (may be upwa…
60 terms
Sociology Chapter 8 - Social Stratification
Social Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
A system by which a society ranks categoeries of people in a…
1st - It's a trade of society, not a reflection of individual…
2nd - It carries over from generation to generation. Most peo…
3rd - it's Universal but variable... Distance between individual…
Social Stratification
A system by which a society ranks categoeries of people in a…
Four Principles of Stratification
1st - It's a trade of society, not a reflection of individual…
28 terms
Sociology Chapter 8 - Social Stratification
Social Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
A system by which a society ranks categoeries of people in a…
1st - It's a trade of society, not a reflection of individual…
2nd - It carries over from generation to generation. Most peo…
3rd - it's Universal but variable... Distance between individual…
Social Stratification
A system by which a society ranks categoeries of people in a…
Four Principles of Stratification
1st - It's a trade of society, not a reflection of individual…
Sociology Chapter 8 - Social Stratification
Social Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
A system by which a society ranks categoeries of people in a…
1st - It's a trade of society, not a reflection of individual…
2nd - It carries over from generation to generation. Most peo…
3rd - it's Universal but variable... Distance between individual…
Social Stratification
A system by which a society ranks categoeries of people in a…
Four Principles of Stratification
1st - It's a trade of society, not a reflection of individual…
60 terms
Sociology Chapter 8 - Social Stratification
Social Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
A system by which a society ranks categoeries of people in a…
1st - It's a trade of society, not a reflection of individual…
2nd - It carries over from generation to generation. Most peo…
3rd - it's Universal but variable... Distance between individual…
Social Stratification
A system by which a society ranks categoeries of people in a…
Four Principles of Stratification
1st - It's a trade of society, not a reflection of individual…
60 terms
Sociology Chapter 8 - Social Stratification
Social Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
A system by which a society ranks categoeries of people in a…
1st - It's a trade of society, not a reflection of individual…
2nd - It carries over from generation to generation. Most peo…
3rd - it's Universal but variable... Distance between individual…
Social Stratification
A system by which a society ranks categoeries of people in a…
Four Principles of Stratification
1st - It's a trade of society, not a reflection of individual…
60 terms
Sociology Chapter 8 - Social Stratification
Social Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
A system by which a society ranks categoeries of people in a…
1st - It's a trade of society, not a reflection of individual…
2nd - It carries over from generation to generation. Most peo…
3rd - it's Universal but variable... Distance between individual…
Social Stratification
A system by which a society ranks categoeries of people in a…
Four Principles of Stratification
1st - It's a trade of society, not a reflection of individual…
42 terms
Sociology Chapter 8 - Social Stratification
Social Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
A system by which a society ranks categoeries of people in a…
1st - It's a trade of society, not a reflection of individual…
2nd - It carries over from generation to generation. Most peo…
3rd - it's Universal but variable... Distance between individual…
Social Stratification
A system by which a society ranks categoeries of people in a…
Four Principles of Stratification
1st - It's a trade of society, not a reflection of individual…
42 terms
Sociology Chapter 8 - Social Stratification
Social Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
Four Principles of Stratification
A system by which a society ranks categoeries of people in a…
1st - It's a trade of society, not a reflection of individual…
2nd - It carries over from generation to generation. Most peo…
3rd - it's Universal but variable... Distance between individual…
Social Stratification
A system by which a society ranks categoeries of people in a…
Four Principles of Stratification
1st - It's a trade of society, not a reflection of individual…
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Sociology Chapter 8 (Social Stratification)
• Differentiate between wealth, power,…
• Define status inconsistency and disc…
• Compare the models of social class p…
• Describe each of the six classes in…
Property: buildings, land, animals, businesses etc.... - wealth:…
Status consistency: ranking high or low on three in power, pr…
Marx: two classes, capitalists and workers... Weber: property, p…
old money: money inherited from parents... new money: entertainm…
• Differentiate between wealth, power,…
Property: buildings, land, animals, businesses etc.... - wealth:…
• Define status inconsistency and disc…
Status consistency: ranking high or low on three in power, pr…
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Sociology Chapter 8: Social Stratification
social stratification
social class
social class
Karl Marx
the ranking of people or groups according to their unequal ac…
each layer in a stratification system
members have similar amounts of scarce resources, share a lif…
explained the importance of the economic foundations of socia…
social stratification
the ranking of people or groups according to their unequal ac…
social class
each layer in a stratification system
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Chapter 8 Sociology Social Stratification
Social Stratification
Principles of Social Stratification
Social mobility
Caste system
A system by which a society ranks categories of people in a h…
-Social stratification is a trait of society, not simply a re…
A change in position within the social hierarchy
-Closed system... -Social stratification based on ascription, or…
Social Stratification
A system by which a society ranks categories of people in a h…
Principles of Social Stratification
-Social stratification is a trait of society, not simply a re…
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Social Stratification Chapter 8 - Sociology
Being in the upper-upper class is usua…
Jane never misses a chance to show off…
In the United States, wealthy is distr…
A caste system is defined as
birth, achievvement
true
false
social stratification based on ascription, or birth.
Being in the upper-upper class is usua…
birth, achievvement
Jane never misses a chance to show off…
true
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Sociology: Chapter 8 Social Stratification
social stratification
social inequality
caste system
exogamy
The division of society into categories, ranks, or classes
The unequal sharing of scarce resources and social rewards
Resources and social rewards are distributed on the basis of…
Marriage outside ones social category
social stratification
The division of society into categories, ranks, or classes
social inequality
The unequal sharing of scarce resources and social rewards
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Sociology Chapter 8: Social Stratification
Social Stratification
Social mobility
Caste System
Class system
A system by which society ranks categories of people in a hie…
A change is position within the social hierarchy.
Social stratification based on ascription, or birth.
Social stratification based on both birth and individual achi…
Social Stratification
A system by which society ranks categories of people in a hie…
Social mobility
A change is position within the social hierarchy.
8 terms
Sociology chapter 8 social stratification
social stratification
social mobility
caste system
class system
a system by which a society ranks categories of people in a h…
a change in position within the social hierarchy
social stratification based on ascription, or birth
social stratification based on both birth and individual achi…
social stratification
a system by which a society ranks categories of people in a h…
social mobility
a change in position within the social hierarchy
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Sociology Chapter 8: Social Stratification
social stratification
slavery
trokosi slavery
closed system
a system in which categories of people are ranked in a heirar…
a closed system of stratification in which some people are li…
young girls are sold to priests in ghana as sex and labor sla…
does not allow for people to advance in their social positions
social stratification
a system in which categories of people are ranked in a heirar…
slavery
a closed system of stratification in which some people are li…
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Sociology Chapter 8 -- Social Stratification
What is social stratification?
What is the first principle of social…
Who is shaped by social stratification?
What impacts a persons social standing?
A system by which society ranks categories of people in a hie…
Social stratification is a trait of society, not just a refle…
People with high, middle, and low social standing.
Social standing is shaped by society, and does not result fro…
What is social stratification?
A system by which society ranks categories of people in a hie…
What is the first principle of social…
Social stratification is a trait of society, not just a refle…
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Sociology- Chapter 8- Social Stratification
Power
Prestige
Functionalist theory of social stratif…
Social class
ability to control the behavior of others
Level of respect/ admiration in which on is regarded by others
assures most qualified fill most important jobs
Segments of a population whose members hold a similar share o…
Power
ability to control the behavior of others
Prestige
Level of respect/ admiration in which on is regarded by others
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Sociology Chapter 8: Social Stratification
social stratification
social mobility
social stratification is a...
social stratification carries over fro…
a system by which a society ranks categories of people in a h…
a change in position within the social hierarchy
trait of society; not simply a reflection of individual diffe…
one generation to the next
social stratification
a system by which a society ranks categories of people in a h…
social mobility
a change in position within the social hierarchy
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Sociology Chapter 8: Social Stratification
Absolute Poverty
Relative Poverty
Extreme Wealth
Social Stratification
a situation in which people lack the resources to satisfy the…
a situation measured not by some objective standard, but rath…
the most excessive form of wealth, in which a very small prop…
the systematic process of ranking people on the scale of soci…
Absolute Poverty
a situation in which people lack the resources to satisfy the…
Relative Poverty
a situation measured not by some objective standard, but rath…
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chapter 8 Social Stratification - Sociology
social stratification
social class
bourgeoise
Proletariat
ranking of people or groups according to their unequal access…
A social class is a group of people of similar status, common…
class that owns the means of production
Marx's term for the exploited class, the mass of workers who…
social stratification
ranking of people or groups according to their unequal access…
social class
A social class is a group of people of similar status, common…
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Sociology: Chapter 8 Social Stratification
income
wealth
prestige
power
amount of money received within a given time by an individual…
all of the economic resources possessed by an individual or g…
recognition, respect, and admiration attached to social posit…
the ability to control the behavior of others, even against t…
income
amount of money received within a given time by an individual…
wealth
all of the economic resources possessed by an individual or g…
26 terms
Sociology Chapter 8 Social Stratification
Social stratification
Social inequality
Caste system
Exogamy
Division of society into categories, ranks, or classes
Unequal sharing of scarce resources and social rewards
Resources and social awards are distributed on the basis of a…
Marriage outside ones social category
Social stratification
Division of society into categories, ranks, or classes
Social inequality
Unequal sharing of scarce resources and social rewards
30 terms
Sociology Chapter 8 Social Stratification
Social stratification
Social inequality
Caste system
Exogamy
the process of dividing societies into categories, ranks, or…
unequal sharing of scarce resources and social rewards
system of social stratification in which resources and reward…
marriage outside of one's own social category
Social stratification
the process of dividing societies into categories, ranks, or…
Social inequality
unequal sharing of scarce resources and social rewards
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Sociology Chapter 8: Social Stratification
Social stratification
Caste system
class system
Status consistency
a system by which a society ranks categories of people in a h…
social stratification based on ascription, or birth.
social stratification based on both birth and individual achi…
the degree of uniformity in a person's social standing across…
Social stratification
a system by which a society ranks categories of people in a h…
Caste system
social stratification based on ascription, or birth.
29 terms
Sociology: Chapter 8 Social Stratification
social stratification
social class
power
status consistency
hierarchical differences and inequalities in economic positio…
one's economic position in the stratification system, especia…
the ability to get others to do what you want them to do, eve…
the occupation of similar positions in the stratification sys…
social stratification
hierarchical differences and inequalities in economic positio…
social class
one's economic position in the stratification system, especia…
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