is any political or social belief that justifies treating people differently

Is any political or social belief that justifies

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is any political or social belief that justifies treating people differently according to racial origins. Ethnicity is a combo of racial, cultural, & historical characteristics by which societies divide into hostile political families. Raises question of national identity. o Ethical identity evident in Maccabbi Games (Jewish Olympic Games) Sport, racism and ethnicity contribute to a # of racist beliefs about diff peoples ability to play sports well. Sport is implicated into campaigns against racism. o Needed to have “Race Relations Act” to get rid of racism Sport brought change to South Africa during apartheid o African National Congress slogan- “Can’t have normal sport in abnormal society.” Due to apartheid or separatism because of multi-racial/anti-racial sport in S.A.
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1968 Mexico Olympic Games  Black Power by black American people to protest against their treatment and increase awareness of politics of participation in sports by talented black athletes. o 1 st class while running during Olympics and 2 nd class after games Race & ethnicity part of imperialism and post-colonialism 1990’s “new politics of race and racism” showed conflicting feelings to Eurocentric (respect for western culture) discourses and its politics o challenged whiteness as the “universal norm” and created diff vocab for repping racism, race, border relations of countries Norbert Elias had prejudice situations that made outsiders which causes probs to life for locals and tension grows. Locals have b/w resources and more respect than new comers. (“intruders, invaders with no entitlements”). Explains conflict situation due to prejudice in racial/ethnic situations o Challenged “whiteness” as the “universal norm” and created diff vocab for repping racism, race, border relations of countries Carrington/McDonald Link between theory and policy in case of racial equality is challenge to social change. Politics of race, ethnicity, and sport are changing and have political significance to imperialism religion and post colonialism Anti-globalization are aligned with ethnic movements Globalization Globalization theories focus on spread of sport across globe in economy, culture, and political terms. o Argue that nation state and the national are not as important as global or European/Celtics 2 competing concepts of Globalism o 1. Community of human citizens for which a group of environmentalists work and speak in terms of global thinking and acting o 2. Unregulated free market capital is king or queen and poor struggle due to deregulation, privatization and international corporations markets decision pensions in our old age, people suffering in health in Africa will be treated & what forms of sports will be supported/ imposition of football clubs?
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