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Unformatted text preview: Assimilation (emerges 20 th C.) Americanization of immigrants Acculturation cultural pluralism (Kallen, 1915) immigrant meshes culture of origin with new culture to create a third culture of identity for her/himself Criticisms Structural Functionalism ambiguous, poor central concepts, highly abstract, impossible to operationalize dont separate cause/function Dynamic Systems dont separate cause/function Stages of Ethnic Identity stages cover realization of race/ethnicity >acceptance (pp. 137-39)...
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This note was uploaded on 04/15/2008 for the course SOCIAL WOR -- taught by Professor -- during the Spring '08 term at Abilene Christian University.
- Spring '08