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U OF ASOC260Michelle MarotoFall

SOC260 Chapter Notes - Chapter 1-4: Social Stratification, Progressive Tax, Wage Labour

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27 Oct 2016
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The unequal distribution of people across social categories that are characterized by differential access to scarce resources. The hierarchal ordering
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U OF ASOC260stephen speakeFall

SOC260 Chapter Notes - Chapter 11: Audre Lorde, Health Equity, European Canadian

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12 Dec 2018
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Fundamental cause theory resulted from house"s idea that in order to understand health inequality, we have to come up with a theory that focuses on mac
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U OF ASOC260stephen speakeFall

SOC260 Chapter Notes - Chapter 13: Visible Minority, Human Capital, Charles Avison

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13 Dec 2018
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Class, age, gender, ethnicity, and race are characterized by power, oppression, opportunity hoarding, and exploitation. If we are going to get rid of i
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U OF ASOC260stephen speakeFall

SOC260 Chapter Notes - Chapter 9: Labour Power, Deskilling, Ageism

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11 Dec 2018
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Less small business owners and smaller middle class: more income going to the owners of large businesses and less earnings for middle-class workers, co
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U OF ASOC260stephen speakeFall

SOC260 Chapter Notes - Chapter 7: Biopsychosocial Model, A Generation, Erving Goffman

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31 Oct 2018
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Some theoretical assumptions: the social structure of western societies is made up of connected sets of social relations that privilege some groups and
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U OF ASOC260stephen speakeFall

SOC260 Chapter Notes - Chapter 10: Social Inequality, Adult Education, Occupational Segregation

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11 Dec 2018
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In the past, many people didn"t even get hs diplomas, but now, due to societal demands for an educated workforce, you pretty much have to have a high s
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U OF ASOC260stephen speakeFall

SOC260 Chapter Notes - Chapter 6: Symbolic Interactionism, Tradition, Instrumental And Value-Rational Action

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31 Oct 2018
0
Social mobility: the process of moving between status positions in society (involves variability in opportunities, occupations, education, generational
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U OF ASOC260stephen speakeFall

SOC260 Chapter Notes - Chapter 12: Old Age Security, Welfare, Racialization

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13 Dec 2018
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Cage(s) and the state: gis (guaranteed income supplement) Criticisms: generalizes the experiences of white european men as representative of the genera
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U OF ASOC260stephen speakeFall

SOC260 Chapter Notes - Chapter 1: Social Inequality, Meritocracy, Neoliberalism

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11 Dec 2018
0
Are we here because we want to be, to better ourselves, or are we merely following the middle-upper-class beliefs and set structure of moving through l
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U OF ASOC260stephen speakeFall

SOC260 Chapter Notes - Chapter 8: Collective Action, Boomerang Generation, Family Values

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1 Nov 2018
0
Cage(s), families, domestic labour, and the processes of reproduction. Chapter 8: traditional belief systems "put girls on trajectories of low income b
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U OF ASOC260Heather SchmidtSummer

SOC260 Chapter Notes -Accorhotels

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4 Nov 2014
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Racial formation is a sociohistorical process by which racial categories are created, inhabited, transformed, and destroyed. Firstly, it is a process a
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U OF ASOC260Heather SchmidtSummer

SOC260 Chapter Notes -Social Relation

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4 Nov 2014
26
Patriarchy is a system structure in which men dominate, oppress and exploit women. At the most abstract level, patriarchy is a system of social relatio
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