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Unformatted text preview: Axia College Material Nikki Vergets Appendix B 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: Stereotype, Gender group, Pluralism, Sociology, Minority group, Assimilation, Conflict perspective, Segregation, Ethnic group, Racism, Class, Subordinate group, Social construction of race, Racial group, Religious minority group. Note : Some descriptions were adapted from Richard Schaefers Racial and Ethnic Groups , 10th ed., 2006. Description Key Term 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...
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This note was uploaded on 10/14/2011 for the course ETH 125 155 taught by Professor Smith during the Summer '11 term at University of Phoenix.
- Summer '11