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Upward Mobility in Society

What is the social class in which you live and where you fit into it?
To what extent can you move either up or down?
What is media's role in defining the class system in which you live and possible class mobility?

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What is the social class in which you live and where you fit into it?

"When sociologists talk of social class, they refer to a group of individuals who occupy a similar position in the economic system of production" (Marks, n.d., para 4). Even within the U.S., there are varying levels of social class. There those that live in the working class, those in the middle class, and those in the upper class. There are those who have a lot of power and those who do not and those who have extensive education and those who don't have a lot of access to it. The social class in which I live and fit into is that of middle class. The middle class are ...

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Upward mobility in society is determined. The media's role in defining the class system in which you live a possible class mobility is given.

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