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Flashcards in Wed April 25th QuiZ Race And Ethnicity Deck (26):
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Stereotypes

Unreliable generalizations about all members of a group that do not recognize individuals differences

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Prejudice

A negative attitude toward an entire group of people often towards POC

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Ethnocentrisme

Tendency to assume that your own culture and way of life superior to all others

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Racism

Belief that one race is supreme and all other races are inferior

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Hate crime

Criminal offence because of the criminals bias against individual because of race religion ethnicity nationality sexual orientation

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Colour-blind racism

Use of race neutral principles to perpetuate racially unequal status quo

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Discrimination

Denial of opportunities and equal rights to individuals because of prejudice

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Racial profiling

Any police initiated action based on race ethnicity or nationality than persons behavior

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Institutional discrimination

Parttern if treatment systematically denies access to resources and opportunities to individuals and groups as part of the normal operations of a society

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Exploitation theory

A belief that views racial subordination as a manifestation of the class system inherent in capitalism

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Contact hypothesis

Theory that two differ races interacting with each other will reduce prejudice

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Genocide

The deliberate systematic killing of an entire people or nation

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Expulsion

Systematic removal of a group of people from society

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Amalgamation

Process through which a majority group and a minority group combine to form one group

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Assimilation

Confirming to the standards of the dominant group ( by rejecting your own culture )

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Segregation:

The physical separation of two groups of people in terms of residence workplace and social events ( mainly towards people of color )

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Apartheid :

Former policy of the South African government designed to maintain the separation of blacks and other non whites

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Model minority

Groupe that endured prejudice and discrimination but has succeeded economically socially and educationally

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Changing your name is a form of

Assimilation

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Intermarriage over several generations resulting in various groups combining to form a new group would be an example of ?

Amalgamation

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Working together as a computer programmers for an electronics firm a south Asian woman and a jewish man overcome their initial prejudices and come to appreciate each other’s strengths and talents this scenario is an exemple if

The contact hypothesis

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A group that is set apart because of its national origin or distinctive cultural patterns is a ?

Ethnic group

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According to the finding of the human genome project race

Race has no genetic basis

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The piece of Canadian legislation that is responsible for the encouragement and protection of those who engage in cultural expression is the :

Multiculturalisme act

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Suppose that a white employer refuses to hire an Inuit person and selects an inferior white applicant this decision is an act of

Ethnocentrisme

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The term that Peggy McIntosh used to describe the unearned advantages that those in the majority take for granted is ?

Privilege