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Unit 8 -  Stratification by Race and Ethnicity

Chapter 11 – pages 229 – 247 & 471-472

1.      What is a “Racial group”?

2.      What is an “Ethnic Group”?

3.      What is a “Minority Group”?

4.      Stereotypes versus Prejudice versus Discrimination.

5.      Theoretical Perspectives on Race and Ethnicity

6.      Patterns of Intergroup Relations:  Genocide, Expulsion, Segregation, Pluralism, Assimilation, Amalgamation

7.      Race and Ethnicity in the United States (Native Americans, African Americans, Asian Americans, Hispanic Americans, & Arab Americans)

8.      What is “Environmental Racism”? ( pages 471-472)