Neo-Marxism Explanations of Inequality

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1. What did the Neo-Maxist of Frankfurt School find?

  • The working class place great attention on celebrity culture
  • The working class are reluctant to identify themselves as such
  • The working class undertake false class consciousness
  • Popular culture is becoming more globalised and accessable to the poorest
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2. Who imposes their habits into the education system?

  • Ruling Class
  • Middle Class
  • Upper Class
  • Government

3. How does the superstructure (agents of socialisation) reproduce inequalities into the infrastructure (economics)?

  • Through the media
  • Through the workplace
  • Through transmission of dominant theories
  • Through false class consciousness

4. Who said; Hegemony is the powerful's way of controlling the working class and persueding them the inequalities are just?

  • Gramsci
  • Bordieu
  • Braverman
  • Venkatesh

5. Why do media professionals accept the news as the truth?

  • Because they are the ideological state apparatus
  • Because they are white middle class
  • Because they have false class consciousness
  • Because they are racist


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