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"Snowpiercer" or Social stratification

Based on the graphic novel “Le Transperceneige” . The movie tells the story of Curtis Everett (Chris Evans, C.E.), a tail section inhabitant of an Noah’s ark-like train, that starts a revolution… You know what? 470 more words


How Can Parental Disadvantages be Compensated?

Jani Erola and Elina Kilpi-Jakonen examine the influence of resource compensation on social mobility. 678 more words

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Indian subcontinent, since time immemorial has been bestowed with an abundance of life and bounteous nature. The northernmost part bounded by the Himalayas and almost 3/4th of the countries peripheries covered by water, people here never had to worry about foreign invasions until it became a wider  phenomenon after 4th century BC across the globe. 750 more words

A Quiet World: The World Including Introverts & Ambiverts.

A friend introduced me to the American lecturer and writer, Susan Cain and her consistent work on promoting the power of introverts in a world, which has preconceived and inflexible standards by which an individual’s personality and traits are judged. 2,485 more words

The Three Muscats: Immigrant Poverty and Animal Welfare in Oman

I’m in Muscat, Oman, for a month. I’ve been here for a week and a half and it’s been an interesting experience.

My impression thus far is that there are two Muscats. 996 more words


What class are you?

Social class (or, simply, class), as in class society, is a set of concepts in the social sciences and political theory centred on models of social stratification in which people are grouped into a set of hierarchical social categories, the most common being the upper, middle, and lower classes. 505 more words