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Flashcards in Social Class Inequality Studies Deck (33):
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Beechy

Reserve army of labour (Marxist Fem)

2

Benston

Unpaid work- housewife/childcare (Marxist Fem)

3

Hartmann

Dual Systems Theory (Marxist Fem)

4

Durkheim

Class stratification functional (Functionalist)

5

Parsons

Society value consensus:
Kinship- Family status
Personal qualities- age, beauty, intelligence
Achievement- qualifications & skills
Possessions
Authority- ability to get way (Functionalist)

6

Davis and Moore

Stratification - Universal & Permanent structure (Functionalist)

7

Saunders

Social Mobility (New Right)

8

Murray

Underclass - Dependency Culture (New Right)

9

Marsland

Underclass - Lazy (New Right)

10

Field

Underclass - Long term unemployment
(Structural Theories) (Supporting New Right)

11

Darendorf

Economic Factors (Structural Theories) (Supporting New Right)

12

Wilson

Ghetto Poverty (Structural Theories) (Supporting New Right)

13

Jones

Individual choice & structural inequalities UC
(Structural Theories) (Supporting New Right)

14

Marx

Infrastructure & Superstructure (Marxism)

15

Westergaard

Wider gap between rich and poor (Marxist)

16

Scott

Old boy network (Marxist)

17

Kenway

Public school girls (Neo Marxist)

18

Hall

Marx acknowledge middle class growth (Neo Marxist)

19

Wright

Contradictory class position - middle class (Neo Marxist)

20

Braveman

Embourgeoisement & Proletarianisation (Neo Marxist)

21

Sorenson

Renting out labour (Neo Marxist)

22

Weber

Class, Status & Party (Weberians)

23

Giddens

3 upper class groups (Weberians)

24

Goldthorpe et al

Change in upper class (Weberians)

25

Draper

Mixed social background of middle class
(Weberians)

26

Devine

Occupational Differences (Weberians)

27

Roberts et al

Fragmentation definition (Weberians)

28

Giddens

One middle class group (Neo Weberian)

29

Goldthorpe

Fragmented middle class (Neo Weberian)

30

Zweig

Embourgeiosment thesis (Neo Weberian)

31

Goldthorpe and Lockwood

New working class (Neo Weberian)

32

Polhemus

Pick and mix styles (Postmodernist)

33

Pakulski and Walters

Pick and mix styles (Postmodernist)