Straddling the Stratifications: Confessions of an SES Underdog

Title

Straddling the Stratifications: Confessions of an SES Underdog

Description

Cues and clues as to one's social class are everywhere. In just a few paragraphs, you've learned a lot about me; that I've read Democracy in America. That I've studied Carl Jung. That I'm a fan of the PBS Power of Myth series. What you don't know is that wherever I am now, I arrived here via Turnip Truck. If you're interested in how it feels to come from the rural lower class, bandana-on-stick, and get off the bus at a major university, read on.

Creator

Nancy Gonzalez, CFLE

Date

August 28, 2008

Identifier

straddling-stratifications-confessions-ses-underdog

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Collection

Citation

Nancy Gonzalez, CFLE, “Straddling the Stratifications: Confessions of an SES Underdog,” NCFR Online Digital Archive, accessed July 15, 2020, https://archive.ncfr.org/n-equals-1/straddling-stratifications-confessions-ses-underdog.