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Unformatted text preview: Three characteristics of Orientalism are the slanted eyes, straight black hair, and the color of their skin which has a yellowish tone to it. Orientalism and prejudice contributes to hate crimes against these groups by them being from a particular ethnic group. They could be mistakenly associated with terrorist groups because they have similar features and characteristics of people from that particular region. Individuals can create awareness and educate themselves on different cultures and ethnicities in order to promote tolerance and to reduce prejudice in their towns and cities. We should teach our children to understand that each person is different and unique in their own way and should accept them for who they are and not where they come from. Educating ourselves and getting to know people is the best way to promote tolerance....
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This note was uploaded on 06/13/2010 for the course ETH 220 taught by Professor Connie during the Spring '10 term at Phoenix School of Law.
- Spring '10