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Unformatted text preview: • Symbolic Ethnicity: identity that is individualistic in nature and without real social costs for the individual o Leisure time activities Irish on st. pats day o Voluntary o Search/longing for community Black history month, etc. everyone wants to be from somewhere, using symbolic to capture that nature o No impact on daily interactions o Belief that all ethnicities are equal • Stigma and discrimination has faded away, no longer consequence for choosing an ethnic identity • Limit for those that are non white...
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This note was uploaded on 09/29/2011 for the course SOC 1 taught by Professor Mindyromero during the Summer '06 term at UC Davis.
- Summer '06