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Alienation
A feeling of estrangement from your family, fellow workers, or society.
Castes
Exclusion or restriction of/on the individual because of some physical or social characteristic.
Conspicuous Consumption
Living beyond your means to impress your neighbors.
Classes
A socio-economic position in the middle of the social ranking system.
Social Stratification
Layers of society range from upper-upper to lower-lower; power may not.
Structural Mobility
Significant change in the social structure.
Conflict Theory of Class
Conflict between the proletariate and the bourgoise.
Sex-Role Identification
Learning the role expected of your sex.
Social Change
Widespread change in the basic social structure.
Karl Marx
Father of communism - economic determinist theory.