tfch16 - Chapter Sixteen: Ethnic and Race Relations 1. In...

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Chapter Sixteen: Ethnic and Race Relations 1. In the 2001 census, Canadians indicated just under 150 distinct ethnic origins. a. TRUE b. *FALSE 2. Pluralism means that all distinct ethnic groups are treated equally. a. TRUE b. *FALSE 3. In the broadest sense, ethnicity refers to sets of social relationships defined as being based on inherited biological differences. a. *TRUE b. FALSE 4. Cultural distinctiveness is an insufficient criterion on which to characterize ethnicity. a. *TRUE b. FALSE 5. The symbolic markers used to differentiate ethnic groups are usually biological. a. TRUE b. *FALSE 6. The symbolic markers used to differentiate racial groups are biological. a. *TRUE b. FALSE 7. The term race has always been used to refer to distinctions identified in terms of biological markers such as skin colour. a. TRUE b. *FALSE 8. A single racial group can comprise different ethnicities. a. *TRUE b. FALSE 9. The term partial community is used to refer to people of the same ethnic background who have married people from other ethnic backgrounds. a. TRUE b. *FALSE 10. As opposed to ethnic communities, ethnic groups lack central institutions. a. TRUE b. *FALSE 11. Primordialists view ethnic differences as based on emotional ties. a. *TRUE
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This note was uploaded on 12/16/2010 for the course SOC 101 taught by Professor Barrym during the Fall '09 term at Waterloo.

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tfch16 - Chapter Sixteen: Ethnic and Race Relations 1. In...

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