Week1-checkpoint#2 - The Sociology of Race and Ethnicity...

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Unformatted text preview: The Sociology of Race and Ethnicity Match race and ethnicity key terms with their correct descriptions: 1. Copy each key term from the Key Terms list below. 2. Paste each key term into the cell to the right of its matching description. Key Terms: This describes the social structure between competing groups as defined by conflict or tension. An example would be the conflict that occurs between Haitians and United States citizens when Haitian refugees seek a new home in the United States. Conflict perspective This group is the same as a subordinate group. A defining feature of this group is that its members have less control or power over their lives than do members of dominant groups. Minority group This describes the social structure between competing groups as defined by conflict or tension. An example would be the conflict that occurs between Haitians and United States citizens when Haitian refugees seek a new home in the United States. Conflict perspective This is a group with distinct national origins or cultural patterns. For example, Norwegian Americans belong to this type of group. Ethnic group Women are considered the social minority in the United States because they belong to this...
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This note was uploaded on 07/13/2011 for the course ECONOMICS 102 taught by Professor Hynes during the Spring '11 term at Kaplan University.

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Week1-checkpoint#2 - The Sociology of Race and Ethnicity...

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