Problem

Snobbery

Other Names:
Snobbishness
Inverted snobbery
Social class discrimination
Active prejudice towards lower classes
Nature:

Snob is a pejorative term for a person who believes there is a correlation between social status and human worth. Snob also refers to a person who feels superiority over those from lower social classes, education levels, or other social areas. The word snobbery came into use for the first time in England during the 1820s.

Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 1: No PovertyGOAL 4: Quality EducationGOAL 5: Gender EqualityGOAL 10: Reduced Inequality
Problem Type:
F: Fuzzy exceptional problems
Date of last update
29.10.2019 – 20:47 CET