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Jane Eyre and the Victorian Era: Station 2

Social Classes in Victorian Society

Research the social roles of women and men in Victorian society by clicking on the database link. Do note that you can have the article read to you while you are reading by clicking on the listen button.

Select two class types. Create a a bulleted list on the societal roles and expectations with at least six distinct qualities.

  •     ARISTOCRACY
  •     BOURGEOISIE
  •     LOWER MIDDLE CLASSES
  •     WHITE-COLLAR PROFESSIONALS AND SERVICE WORKERS
  •     WORKERS
  •     PEASANTRY

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