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Define the following terms:
|Term |Definition | |White privilege |White privilege is an immunity, right or privilege that is given to white people. | | |(Dictionary.com 2012) | |Racial profiling |Racial profiling is a government act that is aimed at someone being a suspect and or criminal based | | |on their race. | | |(Dictionary.com 2012) | |Racism |Racism is a belief or doctrine that inherent differences among all the different races. Racism is | | |hatred or intolerance of another race or races. (Dictionary.com 2012) | |Reverse discrimination |Reverse discrimination is an act of discrimination against majority groups resulting from | | |preferential policies for minorities.( Dictionary.com 2012) |
Complete the following using the MySocLab Social Explorer Map: Income Inequality by Race located on your student website: • Select 1 racial group from the list below:
o African American
o Asian American
o Arab American
o Hispanic American/Latino
• Write a 250- to 350-word summary of the economic, social, and political standings of that group. Use additional resources if necessary, from the University Library or your textbooks.
I will pick the African American race as the group for...