Chapter 7 People and Lifestyles in the Metropolis

Max Weber coined the phrase “class position determines life chances.” Everything for the type of job one has to the resources one has access too, the path of someone’s life is based off of their socioeconomic status. Material wealth, among economic, political, and cultural factors, is the most important social variable that determines life chances. Karl Marx also agreed with this statement. The United States stratifies … Continue reading Chapter 7 People and Lifestyles in the Metropolis