Eth125 Week 1

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Appendix A

Part I

Define the following terms found in Week One and Week Two readings:

|Term |Definition | |Diversity | | |Ethnocentrism |The tendency to assume that one’s culture and way of life are superior to all others. | | |Schaefer, R. T. (2012). Racial and Ethnic Groups (13th ed.). :34. | |Melting pot |Diverse racial or ethnic groups or both, forming a new creation, a new cultural entity. | | |Schaefer, R. T. (2012). Racial and Ethnic Groups (13th ed.). :24. | |Minority group |A subordinate group whose members have significantly less control or power over their own | | |lives than do members of a dominant of majority group | | | | | |Schaefer, R. T. (2012). Racial and Ethnic Groups (13th ed.). :5. | |Emigration | Leaving a country to settle in another | | | | | |Schaefer, R. T. (2012). Racial and Ethnic Groups (13th ed.). :19. | |Immigration |Coming into a new country as a permanent resident | |...
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