For this assignment, you will photograph examples of inequality.
Locate and photograph three things (e.g. physical spaces, objects) that illustrate social inequality. Try to select images that tell a story.
Address the following:
- Arrange your images and display them as a story.
- Explain why you selected these images and how they illustrate social inequality.
- Discuss how the current class system in the United States functions, including benefits and drawbacks of the system.
- Explain how social roles, positions, and class status impact social inequality.
- Explain a form of class inequality associated with a social institution.
- Use theoretical perspectives to explain the social behaviors that perpetuate the inequality.
- Suggest measures for the social institution to implement to help alleviate the class inequality you identified.