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    explain please what it means

    ''There are sociologists who argue that social class is in decline in regard to lifestyle, consumption factors and politics as coherent, meaningful groups.''

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    #2

    social class

    I guess it means that class is becoming less meaningful as far as distinguishing between groups. Or, at least, some people say that it is.


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    Re: social class

    Yunus, please give your threads better titles.

    A better title for this thread would have been ​There are sociologists who argue...

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    Additionally, please name the author and source when quoting other people's text.

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    #4

    Re: explain please what it means

    In the past, these factors could be better indicators of social class than they are today, where the distinctions are less clear.

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    #5

    Re: explain please what it means

    Quote Originally Posted by Tdol View Post
    In the past, these factors could be better indicators of social class than they are today, where the distinctions are less clear.
    Well, I know I can't afford a yacht.


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    #6

    Re: explain please what it means

    You need a raise.

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    #7

    Re: explain please what it means

    No-one needs​ a yacht!
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    #8

    Re: explain please what it means

    Well, if I had a yacht people would think I was rich. (They'd probably be right.)


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