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Affirmative Action
African Americans
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College
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Social Stratification Vocabulary Crossword

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The awareness that a class structure exists and feeling of shared identification with others in one’s class with whom one perceives common life chances Class Consciousness
The organized pattern of social class in society Class System
The unjust or prejudicial treatment of different categories of people or things, especially on the grounds of race, age, or sex Discrimination
The figure established by the government to indicate the amount of money needed to support the basic needs of a household Poverty line
Preconceived opinion that is not based on reason or actual experience Prejudice
A group of people who share similar and distinct physical characteristics, as well as shared cultural practices and traits Race
The belief that all members of each race possess characteristics or abilities specific to that race, especially so as to distinguish it as inferior or superior to another race or races Racism
The social position groups hold relative to the economic, social, political, and cultural resources of society Social Class
The division of society into groups arranged in a social ranking based on access to wealth, power, and prestige Social Stratification
A widely held but fixed and oversimplified image or idea of a particular type of person or group Stereotype
The movement of individuals, families, or other groups of people within or between social classes Social Mobility
A measure of class standing, typically indicated by income, occupational prestige, and educational attainment Socioeconomic Status
A special right, advantage, or immunity granted or available only to a particular person or group of people Privilege

Cultural Diversity Word Search

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alien
immigrant
american
caribbean
pacific islander
native american
american indian
sexual orientation
sex
age
stereotyping
prejudice
ethocentric
acculturation
cultural assimilation
ethnicity
culture
family organizations
other
hispanic
race
asian
white
caucasian
black
african american
afro american
language
religion
personal space

Race & Ethnicity Word Search

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Affirmative action
Amalgamation
Anti-Semitism
Apartheid
Assimilation
Black power
Color blind racism
Contact hypothesis
Discrimination
Discriminatory behavior
Diversity
Ethnic group
Exploitation theory
Expulsion
Genocide
Glass ceiling
Intergroup relations
Invisible Man
Minority group
Model minority
Pluralism
Prejudice
Prejudiced attitudes
Racial formation
Racial group
Racial profiling
Racism
Segregation
Stereotype
Symbolic ethnicity

Chapter 11 Crossword

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Social class that represents 3-5% of the population. Members may have inherited their wealth or work at high-paying jobs. upper class
Social class that represents 40-50% of the population. Members at the higher end usually have attended university while members at the lower end are high school graduates. middle class
Social class that represents 30-35% of the population. Members do blue-collar work and their children are less likely to attend university. working class
Social class that represents 20% of the population. Some members complete high school and many live below the poverty line. lower class
Being born into a particular family affects a person's opportunities for schooling, occupation, and income. ancestry
Families of European ancestry enjoy high social standing based on income and wealth. In contrast, Aboriginal and most visible minority families are disadvantaged. race and ethnicity
on average, women have less income, wealth, and occupational prestige then men. gender
a lack of resources that is life-threatening. absolute poverty
the lack of resources of some people in relation to those who have more. relative poverty
earnings from work or investments income
the total value of money and other assets, minus out-standing debts wealth
income and wealth are important sources of __________. power
work generates both income and prestige (white-collar jobs vs. blue-collar jobs) occupational prestige
it affects both occupation and income. Some categories of people have greater opportunities for _______________ then others. schooling
__________ social mobility: a change in social position occurring during a persons life intragenerational
_____________ social mobility: upward or downward social mobility of children intergenerational

Social Stratification Word Search

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untouchables
sudras
vaishyas
kshatriyas
brahmans
poverty
social mobility
rich
wealthy
homeless
poor
middle class
prestige
power
wealth
socioeconomic status
social class
bourgeoisie
means of production
class system
endogamy
exogamy
caste system
social inequality
social stratification

Introduction to Sociology Word Search

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socialism
radical
liberal
consensus
conflict
theory
inequality
equality
capitalism
bourgeoisie
differentiation
Identity
age
social class
race
Max Weber
Emile Durkheim
intersectionality
ethnicity
roles
status
customs
values
norms
sociology
socialstructure
socialaction
socialsystem
society
discrimination
socialisation
patriarchy
Feminism
Gender
SocialStraitification
Functionalism
Karl Marx
Marxism

Race & Ethnicity Bingo Cards

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Affirmative action
Amalgamation
Anti-Semitism
Apartheid
Assimilation
Black power
Color blind racism
Contact hypothesis
Discrimination
Discriminatory behavior
Diversity
Ethnic group
Exploitation theory
Expulsion
Genocide
Glass ceiling
Intergroup relations
Invisible Man
Minority group
Model minority
Pluralism
Prejudice
Prejudiced attitudes
Racial formation
Racial group
Racial profiling
Racism
Segregation
Stereotype
Symbolic ethnicity

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Race and Ethnicity Crossword

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Unfair treatment of people based of social charecteristics such as race, ethnicity, or sex. Discrimination
Individual expression of racist attitudes or behaviors Personal Racism
A form of discrimination that is more subtle and inderect, which motivate avoidance rather than blatant discrimination. Quiet Discrimination s
Skin color prejudice within an ethnoracial group. Colorism
Unfavorable attitudes, beliefs, and feelings about members of a different group based on social characteristics Prejudice
Sense of community derived from cultural heritage shared by a group of people with common ancestry Ethnicity
A belief that huimans are subdivided into distinct groups that are different in social behaviors. Racism
Tendency for the race of a society's majority to be normative and unremarkable that it becones invisible. Racial transparency
Category of people labeled and treated similarly because of allegedly common biological traits. Race
program designed to seek out members of minority groups for positions that they have been excluded and seek to overcome institutional racism.e Affirmative Action
Laws, customs and practices that reflect or produce racial and ethinic inequalities in a society, whether or not it is intended. Institutional Racism
General terms applied to Diverse subgroups that are assumed to have something in common. Panethic Racism

Sociology Chapter 11 Terms Word Search

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Description

ancestry
absolute poverty
capitalists
feminization of poverty
income
lower class
middle class
nouveau riches
occupational prestige
poverty line
relative poverty
upper class
wealth
working class

Sociology Chapter 8 Vocabulary Word Search

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Transfer Payments
Life Expectancy
Life Chances
Poverty Level
Poverty
Vertical Mobility
Horizontal Mobility
Social Mobility
Objective Method
Subjective Method
Reputational Method
Socioeconomic Status
Prestige
Power
Wealth
Social Class
Proletariat
Bourgeoisie
Class System
Endogamy
Exogamy
Caste System
Social Inequality
Social Stratification