a place in a meritocracy
People of different races have very different genes.
Racial makeup determines personality.
Racial differences reﬂect biological differences that lead to differences in
skills, knowledge, and abilities.
Racial traits have no intrinsic meaning. The meaning of race is
constructed in society.
Fundamentalists hold progressive beliefs and acknowledge non-
Fundamentalists believe that sacred texts provide general guidelines for
living. They are not meant to be interpreted literally.
Fundamentalists acknowledge the beliefs of other religions, but only
follow the rules and standards of their own.
Fundamentalists maintain that their beliefs are true, and any other beliefs
Middle-income countries form the global economy's semi-periphery.
Colonization fueled the growth of a global economy.
All of the answer choices are correct.
Foreign debt contributes to the dependence of poor nations on rich
a gender role
Spanish settlers establish a colony in South America.
The United States invades Iraq and works to build a democratic nation.
A multinational mining corporation gains control of the tin mines in
Bolivia through close ties with (and payments to) the Bolivian
The United States facilitates the assassination of a socialist president so
that a capitalist military leader can come to power in Chile.
Closed society or caste system
Open society or class system
According to Karl Marx, __________ experience exploitation and inequality.
Both white ethnic Americans and white Anglo-Saxon Protestants (WASPs) are white.
What is the difference between these two ethnic groups?