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3.3.4 Practice: How Does Racism AffectSociety?PracticeSociologyPoints Possible:30Name:LatanyaWarmsleyDate:3/16/21How Does Racism Affect Society?ASSIGNMENTReview:Before you complete the three steps of thisassignment,review the three theoretical frameworks of sociologyas well asthe three key terms from this lesson that are listedbelow.Three theoretical frameworks of sociology:Social-conflict approach:Also known asconflict theory, thesocial-conflict approach views society as being composedofgroups that compete for scarce resources. This approachusesa macro-level orientation, meaning that it looks atentirecommunities, cities, countries, and so on.Structural-functional approach:The structural-functionalapproach sees society as a complex system whose partsworktogether to promote solidarity and stability. Thisapproachalso uses a macro-level orientation.
Symbolic-interaction approach:The symbolic-interactionapproach views society as a product of the everydayinteractions of individuals and composed of symbolsthatpeople use to establish meaning and communicate withoneanother. This approach uses a micro-level orientation.Key terms:Ethnicity:A shared identity based on cultural elementssuchas heritage, language, and religion.Race:A socially constructed group of people who sharesimilar physical characteristics that members of asocietyconsider important and use to distinguish that groupfromother groups.Racism:Systematic mistreatment based on race, historicallyagainst people of color.

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john bacchus
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