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The concept used to describe the unequal distribution of wealth, power, and privilege between men and women

Gender Stratification

When one person owns another

Chattel Slavery

Concept given to indicate a state in which all people of all races and ethnicities remain distinct but have social parity


Throughout time women have had to work to support themselves and their families, especially lower class minority women. This illustrates

Intersection Theory

De jure segregation is segregation... while de facto segregation is segregation....

By law.... by custom

A form of social organization in which females dominate males


Which system of social stratification has most movement?

Class system (Open, lots of mobility)

If you live off less than $275 per year or less than 75 cents per day, you are experiencing..

Extreme Poverty

The term used to describe how males employed in pink-collar occupations often rise more quickly to serve in more powerful positions.

Glass escalator Effect

Social Class refers to a particular social "style" meaning..

Share same economic, social, political, and cultural patterns

Occupations requiring little education skills which tend to involve manual labor and filled by women..


Dorthea is a 56 year old immigrant from Mexico with little education, thus can only find work as a housekeeper.. According to Collins, She's experiencing what has been termed the

Matrix of Domination

The term "stereotype" comes from Greek roots meaning

Firm Impression

Which factors make up a person's socioeconomic status?

Occupation, education, and income

Prior to 1954 Brown Vs. Board of Education, white and black kids attended different school illustrates..

Instituational Racism, Hyper Segregation, and educational caste system .. ALL THE ABOVE

The majority of the world's income can be found in

High Income Countries

SES is an acronym for..

SocioEconomic Status

The glass-ceiling effect refers to

The imaginary wall women hit in certain jobs

Fully developed rich industrialized countries


Race involves highlighting ________ traits; ethnicity involves highlighting _________ traits.

Biological; Cultural

Attitudes and activities that a society links to each sex is referred to as

Gender Roles

Prejudice is a ___________; discrimination is a ______________.

Belief; Action

The US has a class system which is

Open and mobile

Rape occurs more often in societies where

Women have less power, little to no power

The type of slavery where families marry off daughters against their will to be slaves for the husband's family is..

Servile Slavery

The 19th amendment in US Constitution allowed women to


The concept corresponding to the notion that women work full time in labor market and then come home and work unpaid to take care of kids and family and house is..

Second Shift

One reason for stereotyping according to Hurst is

Lack of familiarity or concrete experiences of those with the other race.


the fear of foreigners

The extreme segregation and extreme seclusion of women from public life

Gender Appartide

In which countries is population growth highest?

Low-income, 3rd world

The systematic killing of over 6 million Jews


The condition where women suffer because of extreme poverty and their gender

Double Deprivation

The process by which minorities gradually adopt patterns of dominant group


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