Class In America Mantsios Analysis

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The founder and director of the Joseph S. Murphy Institute, Greg Mantsios has provided thousands of students with an opportunity to earn a college degree, by helping non-traditional students particularly poor and from working class backgrounds obtain college degrees. Mantsios has made his institute as a center for conducting research, organizing public form and publishing educational material. Such as his essay "Class in America-2006" where he discusses the profile of three individuals of the upper class, working class, and lower working class societies. To show how many factors affected them such as education, along with many other components to ensure a place with in their level of society.
Harold S. Browing profile used by Mantsios to represent the factors that influence an individual in the upper-class society. Browing attend an executive elite school in the Upper East Side of Manhattan. Where school work typically helps one to achieve, to excel, and to prepare for success in life (Anyon, 8). He was taught how to reason through ideas, how to be creative, and to use critical thinking skills. These skills help him throughout his life, and to land him in executive positions in his career. …show more content…

Harold S. Browing of the upper class, Bob Farrell of the working class, and the lower working class society was represented by Cheryl Mitchell. The essay shows the factors that affected each one of them such as education, income, social class along with many other aspects that allowed them to be positioned in their current social class. By founding and directing the Joseph S. Murphy Institute, Greg Mantsios has created a center for conducting research, organizing public form and publishing educational material by providing thousands of students with an opportunity to earn a college degree, especially the poor and students from the working

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