analyzing everyday life: everyday class consciousness
select 3 people in a public place to evaluate then write three pages essay describing your observation and answering the questions in the preceding paragraphs
1- What did you look at to make evaluation- height weight, race, gender, hairstyle, tattoos, piercings, watch, make up?
2- perhaps dress style, colors,fabrics, logos on T-shirt ,hat. purse, shoes, jewelry?
3- did you notice anything else, such as posture, voice or mannerisms?
4- if you observed someone outdoors , did you see the car he or she was driving/
5-what was its make, age condition?
6-Did you notice other status clues a laptop , smartphone a baby strollers or shopping bags?
7- How did the place itself influence your guess