In psychology, the biologically and socially influenced characteristics by which people define male and female
How we make sense of ourselves.
To first define the "other" and then define yourself as "not the other".
A constructed identity, a socially constructed category of people who share biologically transmitted traits that members of a society consider important.
The prejudice that members of one race are intrinsically superior to members of other races.
The degree to which two or more groups live separately from one another, indiffrent parts of the urban environment.
Invasion and Succession
Process by which new immigrants to a city move to and dominate or take over areas or neighborhoods occupied by older immigrant groups.
Sense of Place
State of mind derived through the infusion of a place with meaning and emotion by remembering important events that occurred in that place or by labeling a place with a certain character.
Identity with a group of people that share distinct physical and mental traits as a product of common heredity and cultural traditions.
Social relations spread out.
Particular articulations of those social relations as they have come together, over time, in a particular location.
Places designes either for women or men.
Theory defined by geographers Glen Elder and Lawrence Knopp, and Heidi Nast that highlights the contextual nature of opposition to the heteronormative and focuses on the poitical engagement of "queers" with the heteronormative
In the context of arranged marriages in India, disputes over the price to be paid by the family of the bride to the father of the groom have, in some extreme cases, led to the death of a bride.
Defined by geographer James Curtis as the dramatic increase in Hispanic population in a given neighborhood; referring to barrio, the Spanish word for neighborhood.