Date of Award
Master of Arts (MA)
Sociology and Anthropology
Dr. George W. Barger
Dr. Sybil Better
Dr. Eugene Freund
The threefold purpose of this chapter is: (1) to briefly discuss the history of scholarly thought on the subject of social inequality, (2) to make a distinction between social differentiation and social stratification, and (3) within the context of the two former objectives to introduce the subject of status crystallization.
Maguire, James T., "Status Crystallization, Social Attitudes, and Powerlessness Within a Student Population" (1972). Student Work. 2281.
A Thesis Presented to the Department of Sociology and the Faculty of the College of Graduate Studies University of Nebraska at Omaha In Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for the Degree Master of Arts. Copyright James T. Maguire April, 1972