Read the provided materials before answering the following question. Your answer should be at least three paragraphs in length and should be presented in your own words. Any use of quoted material must be properly cited.
To talk about the rich, the poor and the way society is economically stratified sounds like the job of economists. Why should sociologists be interested in stratification? How does a better understanding of stratification potentially contribute to the well-being of society?
Reference textbook：You May Ask Yourself An Introduction to Thinking like a Sociologist 5th Edition [Chapter 7]