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Soc 150, Week 9

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Soc 150, Week 9 SOC 150

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Notes from week 9 of class (March 21st and 23rd)
Priciples of Sociology
Dr. Sheldon Zink
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This 1 page Class Notes was uploaded by Thanh Notetaker on Thursday March 24, 2016. The Class Notes belongs to SOC 150 at La Salle University taught by Dr. Sheldon Zink in Spring 2016. Since its upload, it has received 31 views. For similar materials see Priciples of Sociology in Sociology at La Salle University.


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Date Created: 03/24/16
SOC 150 Week Nine (March 21 and 23 ) rd Contains: Chapter 10: The Architecture of Stratification Terms and Definitions: Stratification: Ranking system for groups of people that perpetuates unequal rewards and life chances in society Poverty: Absolute Poverty: Inability to afford the minimal requirements for sustaining a reasonably healthy existence Relative Poverty: Individuals’ economic position compared to the living standards of the majority in the society Poverty line: Amount of yearly income a family requires to meet its basic needs, according to the federal government Poverty rate: Percentage of people whose income falls below the poverty line Class Stratification: Upper: 5% Middle: 45% Working :35% Lower: 15% Wealth= Value of everything you own – debt Income: Money people earn from work


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