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social class

1. Social standing or position. Synonym: socioeconomic status
2. A group of people with shared culture, privilege, or position.
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H3: The variability of the relationship between the students' perceived class structure and the students' competence will depend on teaching quality.
His pro-people trenchant views on inequitable class structure and rigid social hierarchy have an emotive appeal.
The awards class structure includes a total of 22 classes covering all the principal printing processes and market applications.
It offers little criticism of class structure; instead the book emphasizes the importance of maintaining an open attitude toward the etiquette and decorum of high society events, as well as respecting an individual's freedom of choice.
Additionally, the fund's class I directors, Michael E Nugent and Fergus Reid, have resigned with effect from 26 July 2016 to realign its class structure and have been re-appointed as class III directors, as of 27 July 2016.
The cynical among us might be forgiven for thinking that it is mainly to perpetuate the class structure within Britain.
Jeunese (a Peking University youth paper) were anti-Confucian because it "was based on submission and a rigid allocation of roles in society", a form of class structure for domination and exploitation.
They also do not identify with the less formal class structure among the Celtic people, 'tribal' is an adjective that is sometimes used.
It is based on real events and the BBC said it would look at issues including the "the changing role of women and the profound f effect of the conflict on the settled class structure, to the impact of the arrival of vast numbers of Commonwealth soldiers en route to France and Belgium".
It is based on real events and the BBC said it would look at issues including the "the changing role of women and the profound effect of the conflict on the settled class structure, to the impact of the arrival of vast numbers of Commonwealth soldiers en route to France and Belgium".
Bissett Focus Balanced Corporate Class is part of Franklin Templeton's Corporate Class structure, which allows investors to switch between funds and portfolios while deferring any taxable dispositions until they redeem from the structure.