On the bus this morning I started paying attention to peoples posture as I am trying to improve my own. In doing this I noticed all the differences between how people hold and carry themselves.

On the bus this morning I started paying attention to peoples posture as I am trying to improve my own. In doing this I noticed all the differences between how people hold and carry themselves.

On the bus this morning I started paying attention to peoples posture as I am trying to improve my own.

On the bus this morning I started paying attention to peoples posture as I am trying to improve my own.

The places where people eat, drink, shop and visit while in public signify differing aspects of them.

The places where people eat, drink, shop and visit while in public signify differing aspects of them.

The places where people eat, drink, shop and visit while in public signify differing aspects of them.

The places where people eat, drink, shop and visit while in public signify differing aspects of them.

Following on from what Alan showcased a few lectures ago, I made my own impression boards of varying groups/distinctions of people. These images were gathered from a simple google image search. It includes 'man' and 'woman' search results, along with 'working class' and 'middle class'.

Following on from what Alan showcased a few lectures ago, I made my own impression boards of varying groups/distinctions of people. These images were gathered from a simple google image search. It includes 'man' and 'woman' search results, along with 'working class' and 'middle class'.

The American/Capitalist Dream  A belief I’ve had for awhile has been resurfaced and confirmed by the last few lectures.  Despite being lead to believe by the capitalist society and Western world we live in, that anyone can make it to the top.

The American/Capitalist Dream A belief I’ve had for awhile has been resurfaced and confirmed by the last few lectures. Despite being lead to believe by the capitalist society and Western world we live in, that anyone can make it to the top.

Been getting heaps of ideas regarding ways in which people's class can be observed or guessed here in New Zealand and across the Western world.   One way that has been coming up frequently in Campbell Live articles and in the media in general are the sometimes third world diseases kids from lower decile schools are contracting in our country.

Been getting heaps of ideas regarding ways in which people's class can be observed or guessed here in New Zealand and across the Western world. One way that has been coming up frequently in Campbell Live articles and in the media in general are the sometimes third world diseases kids from lower decile schools are contracting in our country.

While watching Coronation street the other night an idea struck me. The show depicts everyday working class brits and their life dramas, in a nostalgic, sentimental light. It presents an unrealistic view of working class existence and community as being very simple, comfortable and safe. Working at a chip shop or garage and centering your social life around the local pub is shown to be a satisfying way of living.

While watching Coronation street the other night an idea struck me. The show depicts everyday working class brits and their life dramas, in a nostalgic, sentimental light. It presents an unrealistic view of working class existence and community as being very simple, comfortable and safe. Working at a chip shop or garage and centering your social life around the local pub is shown to be a satisfying way of living.

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