Unformatted text preview: How might the idea of “backstage racism” account for recent surveys that show a significant decrease in racist ideologies? 5. According to the assimilation perspective, secondary structural assimilation should occur for most members of an immigrant group. Is this perspective accurate in explaining African Americans? Why or why not? 6. What is meant by the idea of white enrichment, black losses? 7. Is there a distinctive African American “culture of poverty?” Why or why not?...
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- Summer '11
- Racist Ideologies, Secondary structural assimilation