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Flashcards in Unit 1.4 Key Words Deck (12):
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community cohesion

a common vision and shared sense of belonging for all groups in society

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discrimination

treating people less favourably because of their ethnicity/gender/colour/sexuality/age/class

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ethnic minority

a member of an ethnic group (race) which is much smaller than the majority group

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mixed faith marriages

marriage where the husband and wife are from different religions

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multi-ethnic society

many different races and cultures living together in one society

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multi-faith society

many different religions living together in one society

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prejudice

believing some people are inferior or superior without even knowing them

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racial harmony

different races/colours living together happily

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racism

the belief that some races are superior to others

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religious freedom

the right to practice your religion and change your religion

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religious pluralism

accepting all religions as having an equal right to coexist

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sexism

discriminating against people because of their gender (being male or female)