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Study Questions: Chapter 7

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1. Explain Karl Marx’s theory of the means of production.

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2. Distinguish between dominant, counter, and liberal ideologies.

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3. What does class reductionism mean and when does it occur?

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4. What is social stratification?

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5. Discuss the professionalization of children's sports and activities.

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6. Differentiate between class and caste.

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7. Give one example of blaming the victim in the context of poverty or unemployment.

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8. How is victim blaming linked to ideology?

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