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Status communities in modern society

alternatives to class analysis.

by Holger Richard Stub

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Published by Dryden Press in Hinsdale, Ill .
Written in English

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  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Social classes -- United States -- Addresses, essays, lectures,
    • Social status -- United States -- Addresses, essays, lectures

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      StatementEditor: Holger R. Stub.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHN90.S6 S78
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 326 p.
      Number of Pages326
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5710138M
      ISBN 100030891469
      LC Control Number70187767

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: viii, pages illustrations 23 cm: Contents: 1. Theoretical perspectives of stratification Contemporary conceptions of stratification Middle level status communities Lower level status communities and social class Upper level status communities and social class Status.

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Social status, also called status, the relative rank that an individual holds, with attendant rights, duties, and lifestyle, in a social hierarchy based upon honour or may be ascribed—that is, assigned to individuals at birth without reference to any innate abilities—or achieved, requiring special qualities and gained through competition and individual effort.

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Socio-economic class, also known as socioeconomic status and often abbreviated as SES, refers to how other factors, namely occupation and education, are combined with wealth and income to rank a person relative to others in society.

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