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Unformatted text preview: concept of all. Although our ethnic backgrounds may differ in many different ways, all in all, we are one race. Ethnicity however is important, to a certain extent. Ethnic groups are created through common traits such as religion, geographical location, behavior, and linguistics. Ethnicity is an important means through which people can identify themselves. It's a way in which we identify and relate with each other. These concepts are important to the United States. People want to use these terms for different types of information to see people in different cultures and ways of living. The United States define themselves by these ethnicities to define who and what they are....
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This note was uploaded on 07/30/2010 for the course PSY 220 taught by Professor Lind during the Fall '10 term at University of Phoenix.
- Fall '10