Monday, June 20, 2005

Class Matters - Social Class in the United States of America

“A team of reporters spent more than a year exploring ways that class - defined as a combination of income, education, wealth and occupation - influences destiny in a society that likes to think of itself as a land of unbounded opportunity.…

Multimedia & Graphics From This Series
Interactive Graphics: Where Do You Fit In? Poll Results
Bibliography: Selected Readings Related to This Series

Day 1: Overview
Day 2: Health
Day 3: Marriage
Day 4: Religion
Day 5: Education
Day 6: Immigration
Day 7: New Status Markers
Day 8: The 'Relo' Class
Day 9: The Hyper-Rich
Day 10: Class and Culture
Day 11: Up From the Projects

Times Books will publish the Class Matters series as a paperback in September. A limited number of newspaper reprints will also be available in three to four weeks for $2.50 per copy. To order the reprint, call 1-800-671-4332.”

http://www.nytimes.com/indexes/2005/05/15/national/class/index.html?8dpc
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