S one of the most studied things in sociology. S even children when they are youge recognize that some ppl have more and other have less. S children notice it so you know that adult take it very seriously. Some issues in stratification (a) complexity and inequality. many sociologist see modern day social complexity a complex society as being responsible for inequality. some conflict sociologist believe that politics are primary responble for inequality - carl marx. so when we say complexity we mean occupational complexity lets go back to hunter gathers division of labor in these societies first societies that we know of the divison of labor: men hunters women gathers. W inuit north west terrotiets in canada when ppl get old particular women ,394,-,7/,3//439. 420-,. because they feel like a burden on the community two fold division of labor male female t,989.