Go to the following site to view the video titled “Income Inequality:” What are some of the key tenets of the social constructionist perspective on race, ethnicity, gender, and class, and what are examples that relate from the video? (Tip: also visit the Sociological Theory and Concepts Toolkit in Announcements). You should integrate what you learned from the assigned required readings.
Find a current example of a news story and use it to illustrate how the sociological viewpoint toward stratification differs from viewpoints in our popular culture. The response should integrate what you learned from the assigned required readings.