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A social position that a person achieves voluntarily by virtue of their work, talent, or effort.
A social position that a person occupies involuntarily by virtue of their birth or life circumstances.
The most important status for shaping a person's identity and position in the social world.
Any social position that a person occupies.
The group of statuses that an individual occupies at any one time.