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Defining Race and Ethnicity Race is a group of people that are categorized together because they may have a common history, nationality or are geographically isolated. This means that they are defined as being of a specific group or creed based on how or maybe where they were raised and lived. A lot of people assume that any person of a black color originated from Africa, which is false. There are many we call African Americans who may have never
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Unformatted text preview: seen of been to Africa. Ethnicity is a group of individuals who share a common identity. This can be through a common heritage, including language, or sharing a culture or religion. Most people who are members of a certain ethnic group are conscious of this fact. Meaning the ethnic tie is marked by the recognition from others and yourself....
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This note was uploaded on 03/21/2011 for the course ETH 176 taught by Professor Loli during the Spring '11 term at AUP.

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