Unformatted text preview: 8. Briefly explain the key differences between order theories and power-conflict theories. 9. Of the four basic types of migration listed in question 2 above, which most likely result in assimilation? 10. List the four stages of Park’s “race relations cycle” which he sees as leading to a melting pot. 11. For which immigrating groups is Park’s cycle most unlikely to work? 12. Briefly compare and contrast Park’s race relations cycle and Milton Gordon’s theory of assimilation. 13. List and briefly define Gordon’s seven different assimilation processes which may occur as the general adaptation of one group to the core culture proceeds. 14. By whom was the concept of oppositional culture developed, order theorists or power-conflict theorists? 15. To which ethnic groups does the enclave theory best apply? Why?...
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- Summer '11
- Immigration to the United States, Human migration, Milton Gordon