Sept 26 Race, Ehtnicities, and Family

Sept 26 Race, Ehtnicities, and Family - Race Ethnicity and...

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Race, Ethnicity, and Families September 26 th , 2007
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Ethnicity Ethnoracial Group/Racial-Ethnic Group Race as a Social Construct Immigrant Enclaves & Social Capital
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The One-Drop Rule for Blackness -Plessy v. Ferguson (1869) -Jane Doe (Susie Phipps) v. State of Louisiana (1982-83) The “One-Bucket” Rule for Indian-ness -Tribal Definitions -U.S. Government Definitions
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U.S. Population by Racial Self-ID: Census  2000  Racial Self-Identification % of Total Population One Race 97.6% White 75.1% Black/African American 12.3% Some Other Race 5.5% Asian 3.6% American Indian & Alaska Native 0.9% Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0.1% Two or More Races 2.4% Total 100.0%
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Whiteness as Optional Ethnicity Greater Choice Over Self-Identification Greater Choice Over Emphasizing Particular Heritages Less Salience of Ethnoracial Identity Symbolic Ethnicity (Herbert Gans 1979)
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