Social Stratification

Subject: Sociology

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Meaning and dimension of social stratification. Stratification based on class, caste, ethnicity, economy and gender.


Social Stratification

Stratification is horizontal division of society into higher and lower social units. It is the division of society into permanent groups or categories linked with each other by the relationship of superiority and subordination. Social stratification is mostly based on class, caste, ethnicity, economy, and gender. Learn More

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