Prof. A. Allahar
SOC 2143E: Minority Groups
Due March 14, 2013
Chinese Immigrants and Discrimination
Inequalities run rampant through the world and one of the most prominent ways to
promote inequality is discrimination. Discrimination is defin
The University of Western Ontario
Department of Sociology
SOC 2143E UW 001
Professor Antn L. Allahar
Office #5206 SSC
Office Hours: Monday and Tuesday 8:45-9:45 or by appointment.
E-mail: [email protected]
Phone: (519) 661-2111 ext.
For the true believer, not enough evidence is sufficient
What we assign
What we assert
What others think of you is more important than what you think of your
1.According to Isajiw, ethnic stratification is characterized by which of the following:
a)a hierarchy of ethnic groups
b)a ranking of ethnic groups in terms of power
c)the level of quality of life enjoyed by ethnic groups
d)the amount of resources posses
2008, Vol. 44, No. 3, 787 800
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Racial Discrimination and Psychological Distress: The Impact of Ethnic
Identity and Age Amo
Instructions for mid-term test on November 15, 2012.
PLEASE NOTE: you must bring your own HB PENCIL to the test to fill out the scantron cards.
The machine will not read ink responses. If you make this mistake, there is no make up test. In
Discrimination that Travels
Discrimination against Asians is more likely to be discrimination in a social situation (i.e.
insults, jokes) (Lim et al., 2006)
The social status of the Asian immigrant is linked to being a minority group member