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Losers

people who are less successful in performing the requirements of their status

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Minorities are minorities because ..

they lack power

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Winners results from...

their own virtues

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Losers are responsible for..

their own fate

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______ ___ defines less successful people as losers

individualistic view

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Stigma

symbolic marking of spoiled identity

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Stigma in sociological terms

mark of social disgrace or shame/ sign of deviance from established norms

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Stigma are markers of..

minority/outsider status

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____ __ is key of social construction of reality

thomas theorem

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Causes

reasons why something occurred

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Sources of causes

-internal
-external

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Dominant group interests are..

maintaining privilege

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In groups

people part of our community

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Out groups

people not part of our community

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Types of conduct

desirable and undesirable

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80% of determinants of power are..

outside of you

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Powerless person have..

less to offer

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Power variable values are determined by

culture

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2 things power determines

-physical welfare
-mattering

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Mattering means

others think you're valuable, worthy of honour and respect

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You power depends on your ability you can ..

adapt to other people

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You are what....

happened to you, your past is your present

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Dumbness of arrogance

has quite a bit of power, doesn't believe past = present, doesn't owe anything to anyone

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Stupidity of servility

believes they are unworthy of respect, doesn't appreciate that past = present, lack of power

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Mature people

realistic, dont brag/whine, understand past = present