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Sociology #4

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Race
A group of people who share physical charactersitics that are passed on through reproduction
scapegoats
stereotypes and ethnocentrism an rsult in displacing our anger and aggression on which individuals?
Racism
A set of beliefs which claim that one's own racial group is naturally superior to others
Assimilation
refers to the process of a dominant group absorbing minority groups
Functionalist
Which sociological perspective states that the purpose of sexuality is for reproduction?
Multiracial
Which type of feminists maintain that race, gender, and social class are intertwined to form a hierarchical stratification system
ethnic group
A set of people who identify with a common national origin or cultural heritage
gender identity
One's learned attitudes and behaviors that characterize one as a male or female
Heterosexism
The belief that heterosexuality is superior and more natural thn homosexuality or bisexuality
sex
On'es biological characteristics
ethnicity
If Nathan identifies himself as black than this reflects what?
Gender stratification
People's unequal access to wealth, power, status, and other valued resources on the basis of their sex
Conflict
Which sociological perspective states that gender inequality is socially constructed?
Ethnocentrism
Belief that ones culture or way of life is superior to those in other groups or cultures
Internal colonialism
Subordination of minority groups through exploitation or oppression.
Racial characteristics
Skin color, hair texture, and eye shape are examples of what?
minority group
A group of people that may be subjected to differential and unequal treatment because of their physical,cultural, or other characteristics
Dominant group
Any physical or culturally distinctive group that has exconomic and political power
Homophobia
The fear and hatred of homosexuality
Ban against gays is what?
Heterosexism
Identification of being jewish is?
Ethnicity
Liberal
What type of feminists maintain that gender equality can be achieved through equal civil rights and equal opportunities
Pluralism
Which dominant theory group relation is highest in tolerance and equality
Gender roles
What influences our behavior but does not determine how we think, feel, and act
Conflict
Which sociological perspective states that gendered division of labor can be explained through focus on capitalism
Massachusetts
Which was the first state to legalize same-sex marriage