Oddly, some of the stigmatization first set in placed during slavery remains. For example, anyone that is "black" is considered lower class or somehow unworthy, while whites and bi-racial Jamaicans are considered on a higher social level. However, unlike slavery, a person who rises through education or hard work can still be accepted into the upper classes.
Class, caste, slavery
Slavery: The most extreme form of social stratification, based on the legal ownership of people. Caste: form of social stratification in which status is determined by ones family history and background and cannot be changed. Social Class: A system of stratification based on access to resources such as wealth, property, power and prestige
The five basic characteristics of social stratification are: a) Ancient Stratification / The Antiquity of Social stratification b) The Ubiquity of Stratification c) The Social Patterning of Stratification d) The Diversity of Form and Amount of Stratification e) The Consequences of Stratification
social stratification is the ranking of social groups
Social stratification is referred to people ranking. This is a social get together.
social stratification is dividing people by class.
approaches in the study of social stratification?
The key determinants of social stratification are economic, social and political policies.
why is there a need for social stratification in every society
Social Stratification is an inevitable and necessary evil.
I am sure I can honestly I know where this question is coming from..... :) Schaefer's four social stratifications are -Slavery -Castes -Estates -Social Classes
slavery, caste, class. (the following is theoretical - don't take literally) Curiosity, Apathy, Vengeance
We forget that Abraham Lincoln fought against the existence of slavery. Our father of nation Mahatma Gandhi tried to abolish the discrimination based on colour of skin in South Africa. Many others like Martin Luther King, Nelson Mandela have campaigned against slavery. In Indian society there are 4 types of groups,named Brahmins,Shatriyas,Vaishya and Shudras.This is social stratification of society. The shudras are generally treated as slave class of society.Some are compelled to carry night soil at their shoulders,while some are forced to do work of sweepers or washerman etc.Therefore slavery is form of social stratification.
The agents of social stratification are as follows: Th Family The Mass Media Educational Institution
The lower classes have the least to gain from social stratification.
I believe that the social conflict approach best explains the social stratification.
there are three types of social stratification. Caste system, feudal/estate system and the class system.
social Stratification allows the function to run smoothly and authority and power is well defined so there will be ambiguity and time waste and role conflict
Social stratificationEconomic specialization Social stratificationagriculture, which led to settlement.
factors of social stratification 1. power 2. prestige 3. Occupation 4. education
Social stratification is a system in which groups of people are divided into layers according to their relative property, power, and prestige.
It results in social inequality You're welcome 8)
The social stratification of Ghana is caused by poverty, AIDS, deforestation, and urbanization. It also has tribal and clan overtones.
Without social stratification, no one would fear others. Law could not be implemented.So, chaos would break out .