What are the three variables Max Weber identified as defining social class?
Such views of being a partic-ipant in the nation’s “ big” decisions are a playback of the ideology we learn at an early age— an ideology that Marx said is promoted by the elites to legitimate and perpetuate their power. Sociologists Daniel Hellinger and Dennis Judd ( 1991) call this the “ demo-cratic facade” that conceals the real source of power in the United States.
ranking high on some dimensions of so-cial status and low on others; also called status discrepancy
A 14- year- old college student is an example.
A 40- year- old married woman who is dating a 19- year- old college sophomore.
What can we expect about a persons political views if they rank high in prestige but relatively low in income?
Radical political views
Ex. College professors
What can we expect about a persons political philosophy if they have prestige and relatively high income?
They will have conservative views.
If you win the lottery you are most likely to experience__________.