They are associated with popular culture and are often associated with the quality and quantity of the goods they consume. Though often they become slaves of the middle class lifestyle which involve finances more than they can afford. They are also associated with more sense of pride and nationalism.
Social Darwinism is a social adaptation of the theory of natural selection in which the idea of the survival of the fittest is applied. Darwin believed that human development and social instincts develop through time and the struggle and conflict present in the society allows other traits to survive more than the others. It is a double-edged sword, indicating progression of the society and the degredation of the human race.
The nature of the American social system is based on the production and consumption of goods of the people. The types of leisure define the classes whether they belong to the upper, middle or lower classes. Luxuries and comfort of life are more associated with the leisure class or the upper class. Base classes are more limited or even devoid in their choice of