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Elite
Most privileged group, set apart from other classes because of wealth. Highest scoring economically, socially and culturally
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Established Middle Class
Largest class group and second wealthiest. Also score high culturally and socially
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Technical Middle Class
Small distinct group that aren't so social but have money and are into emerging culture such as gaming, the internet and rock music.
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New Affluent Worker
A young group, socially and culturally active with middling levels of income
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Emergent Service Worker
New young urban group who don't have much money but are very social and cultural. They "live for today"
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Traditional Working Class
Score low economically, socially and culturally but have reasonably high house values and oldest average age
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Precariat
Poorest, most deprived class who score low economically, socially and culturally.
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Norms
Social expectations or rules about how people should/ shouldn't behave
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Values
Things we regard as important, the most significant standards or principles in our lives
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Roles
The parts we play in society
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Ascribed Status
Position in society that is fixed and cannot normally change
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Achieved/Acquired Status
Position that is gained through our own efforts
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Largest class group and second wealthiest. Also score high culturally and socially

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Established Middle Class

Card 3

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Small distinct group that aren't so social but have money and are into emerging culture such as gaming, the internet and rock music.

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Card 4

Front

A young group, socially and culturally active with middling levels of income

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Card 5

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New young urban group who don't have much money but are very social and cultural. They "live for today"

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