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Chapter 7: Ethnicity Vocab
Terms in this set (25)
Identity with a group of people who are perceived to share a physiological trait, such as skin color.
Identity with a group of people who share the cultural traditions of a particular homeland or hearth.
Identify with a group of people who share a legal attachment to a particular country.
The belief that race is the primary determinant of human traits and capacities and that racial differences produce an inherent superiority of a particular race.
A place with a high concentration of an ethnic group that is distinct from those in the surrounding area.
A suburban area with a cluster of particular ethnic population.
Triangular slave trade
A practice, primarily during the 18th century, in which European ships transported slaves from Africa to Caribbean Islands, molasses from the Caribbean to Europe, and trade goods from Europe to Africa. It started in Africa and went from the Americas to Europe.
A person who works fields rented from a landowner and pays the rent and repays loans by turning over to the landowner a share of the crops.
A process by which real estate agents convince white property owners to sell their houses at low prices because of fear that people of color will soon move into the neighborhood.
Plessy vs. Ferguson case
The separate but equal case which was a debate over the possibility of separate train cars for races.
Brown vs. Board of Education case
Happened in Topeka, Kansas in 1954 which found the Plessy vs Ferguson case (separate but equal) to be unconstitutional by law and schools were ordered to integrate.
Laws (no longer in effect) in South Africa that physically separated different races into different geographic areas.
Any often partially self-governing areas in South Africa designated for particular indigenous African peoples under the former policy of apartheid.As part of the Apartheid system, the government of South Africa designated 10 of these. Four of these became independent countries.
The leader of the African National Congress who was released from jail after 27 years of imprisonment. He became the country's first black president.
An attitude that tends to unify people and enhance support for the state.
These are things that divide and make differences well known.
Loyalty and devotion to a particular nationality.
Pakistan and India never agreed on the boundary separating the two countries in the northern region of this place.
Some of the people that live in this region are an example of an ethnicity divided among several countries. Large numbers have fought to gain recognition and rights in Turkey and Iraq, they have been brutally oppressed by government nationalism efforts.
A purposeful policy designed by one ethnic or religious group to remove by violent and terror-inspiring means the civilian population of another ethnic or religious group from certain geographic areas.
A process by which a state breaks down through conflicts among its ethnicities.
The mass killing of a group of people in an attempt to eliminate the entire group from existence.
A militia group which is a group of non-professional fighters that operate in Darfur, western Sudan, and eastern chad.
An ethnic group that lies in the heart of genocide and ethnic cleansing in central Africa. They have settled farmers, growing groups in the fertile hills and valleys of present-day Rwanda and Burundi. This ethnic group had the majority of the population in Rwanda and Burundi.
An ethnic group that lies in the heart of genocide and ethnic cleansing in central Africa. They were cattle herders who migrated to present-day Rwanda and Burundi from Kenya around 400 years ago. This group held the leadership positions and controlled kingdoms.