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1

Name the 6 theorists that talk about class

McIntosh & Mooney,
Fox,
Hutton,
Skeggs,
Murray

2

Name the 5 theorists that talk about changing class

Bourdieu
Savage et al
Pakulski & waters
Offe

3

Name the 6 theorists that talk about gender

Wilson
Parsons
Oakley
Hey
Mac and ghaill

4

Name the 6 theorists that talk about changing gender

Connell
Mac and ghaill
Nixon
Mort
Jackson

5

Name the 3 theorists that talk about disability

Shakespeare
Murugami
Zola

6

Name the 5 theorists that talk about sexuality

Weeks
Reiss
McIntosh
Gay left collective
Rich

7

Name the 6 theorists that talk about age

Postman
Parsons
Bradley
Corner
Hockney & james

8

Name the 3 theorists that talk about changing age

Postmodernism
Featherstone & hepworth

9

What did McIntosh & Mooney say about class and what year did they say it

Mcintosh and mooney (2004)

Social class can provide us with a sense of belonging, it can tell us who 'we' are and who 'they' are

10

What did Fox say about class and what year did they say it

Fox (2004)

Upper middles
Middle middles
Lower middles

11

What did Hutton say about class and what year did they say it

Hutton (1995)

Decline and reduction of the working class population has caused an erosion of working class identity

12

What did Skeggs say about class and what year did they say it

Skeggs (1997)

Studied women in working class that made a strenuous effort to look 'respectable' as they felt looked down upon

13

What did Murray say about class and what year did they say it

Murray (1984)

Over generous benefits causes people to rely on the state to take responsibility and look after them

14

What did Bourdieu say about changing class and what year did they say it

Bourdieu

Class fractions are determined by social, economic and cultural capital and can pass this capital to their children

15

What did Savage et al say about changing class and what year did they say it

Savage et al

Used a class survey to determine the new model for the British class structure

Elite
Established middle class
Technical middle class
New affluent workers
Emergent service workers
Traditional working class
Precariat

16

What did Pakulski & Waters say about changing class and what year did they say it

Pakulski & Waters

We are now defined/ identified by what we buy

17

What did Offe say about changing class and what year did they say it

Offe

We are able to create our own identities regardless of social class

18

What did Wilson say about gender and what year did they say it

Wilson

Men need to "spread the seed" and save the human race whereas women beed to nurture a child and stay faithful

19

What did Parsons say about gender and what year did they say it

Parsons

Men and women have particular roles and functions

Men = INSTRUMENTAL
Stereotypical bread winners and more important superior figure

Women = EXPRESSIVE
Stereotypical housewife

20

What did Oakley say about gender and what year did they say it

Oakley

4 ways children are socialised into roles in the family

Manipulation

Canalisation

Verbal

Domestic activities

21

What did Hey say about gender and what year did they say it

Hey (1997)

Studies female teenage peer groups and the power female groups have over girls

22

What did Mac an ghaill say about gender and what year did they say it

Mac an ghaill (1994)

Studied how boys become men through boys peer groups

23

What did Connell say about changing gender identities and what year did they say it

Connell

4 different types of masculinity

Hegemonic - dominant and protective masculine figure

Marginalised- growth of women in employment puts stereotypical masculine jobs under threat

Complicit - men and women sharing roles

Subordinate - males with a more feminine demenor

24

What did Mac and ghaill say about changing gender identities and what year did they say it

Mac and ghaill

Loss of the breadwinner as women start to work which puts men in the 'crisis of masculinity'

25

What did Nixon say about changing gender identities and what year did they say it

Nixon (1996)

The 'new man' can be traced back to the release of one particular advert in late 1985. ( levi's launderette advert)

26

What did Mort say about changing gender identities and what year did they say it

Mort (1988)

In mid 1980's noticed the 'new man' was sexualised in media and magazines, much like women were before.

27

What did Jackson say about changing gender identities and what year did they say it

Jackson

A study of young people and the extent to which they behave in a lad or ladette manner

28

What did Shakespeare say about disability and what year did they say it

Shakespeare (1996)

Medical model = the disability itself is the issue that is preventing them from doing certain activities
Social model = Society has made disabled people feel like they're the issue. They often get pity, awkwardness and avoidance because people have been socialised into thinking like this

29

What did Murugami say about disability and what year did they say it

Murugami

Disabled people form their identity by what they are able to do rather than the terms of their impairment

30

What did Zola say about disability and what year did they say it

Zola (1982)

The vocabulary we use is discriminating to disabled people and makes them feel they are incapable of taking action themselves