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Unformatted text preview: Minority- cultural/racial/physical/classification Majority groups- Dominance Sociological and Numerical Meaning WASP-white Anglo-Saxon population What’s the difference between social and numerical majority? (ON EXAM) Ethnic Stratification Systems-2 Differential reward system- discrimination treatment (Louis Wirth, 1945) Differential power to amass the resources Types of Minorities Ethnic Minorities Dominant groups Political, economic, and cultural dominance Control of immigration The relativity of dominant and minority status The Origins of Ethnic Stratification-1 Forms of Contact Conquest Annexation Voluntary Immigration Involuntary Immigration Consequences of contact They do have preferences of quotas for certain countries to allow immigration from that country. (US Immigration and Citizenship) The Origins of Ethnic Stratification-2 Read the Lieberson’s model-1961...
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This note was uploaded on 04/17/2008 for the course ISS 335 taught by Professor Zaki during the Spring '08 term at Michigan State University.
- Spring '08