Forms of Stratification

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  • Created on: 30-04-13 14:29
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  • Forms of Stratification
    • Hindu Caste - based on hindu religion, born into your caste, no social mobility, ascribed tatus, closed xsystem and very unfair.
    • Apartheid- based on race, you can't change your race
      • Ascribed Status
      • no social mobility= closed system  , it is ver unfair
    • British social class system - based on peoples jobs, ruling class are on the top, working class is at the bottom
      • you can change your status- good education= good job
        • the system is open becuase social mobility is possible,
        • Achieved status


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