In many instances governments tried to create educated social classes to help run colonial civil services, which later assumed the reins of power.
Studies indicate that anorexia is increasingly common among females of all races and social classes in the United States.
Another book-to-movie title, The Notebook tells the tale of a couple whose social classes kept them apart.
Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet play Jack Dawson and Rose Dewitt Bukater, two young people from very different social classes that find themselves on the infamous Titanic at the same moment in time.
Agnes Nixon created One Life to Live as a more realistic soap opera that would represent the various social classes and real world social issues.