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Define the following terms:
|Term |Definition | |Discrimination |According to page 61 chapters 3 The denial of opportunities and equal rights to individuals | | |and groups because of prejudice or for other arbitrary. | |Institutional discrimination |According to chapter 3 page 65, A denial of opportunities and equal rights to individuals or| | |groups resulting from the normal operations of society. | |Political correctness |According to the Wikipedia this is a term which denotes language, ideas, policies, and | | |behavior seen as seeking to minimize social and institutional offense in occupational, | | |gender, racial, cultural, sexual orientation, certain other religions, beliefs or | | |ideologies, disability, and age-related contexts. |
Write a 150- to 250-word response to each of the following questions:
• How is discrimination different from prejudice and stereotyping? Discrimination is also placed on well-educated and from well to do family’s, In some cases they cannot to move on because of a prejudice or bias accusations, keeping a person from getting a better paying job and promotions, do to the way a person looks or dresses or their nationality. It also can happen to first year college students where a high ranked college picks one race over another is very common over African Americans and Mexican descent. Discrimination also plays a large role in the job market involving women where a man who is...
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