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Minority Group Responses

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Department
Sociology
Course
SOC336H1
Professor
Brasch
Semester
Fall

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Nov 2 Minority Group Responses & Ethnic Community Formation See slides** Language retention Knowledge, use, and transmission Language = - Means of communication - Symbolic Words can signify ethnic affiliations with others Know at least some of heritage language Other causes may be religion, affiliation with ethnic community Reitz: - Language knowledge, language use, listening to ethnic radio, and reading the ethnic-language press - High score o Adult immigrants = 78.9% o See slides** Language maintenance is a necessary condition for the maintenance of ethnic identity. Depends on the group Non-Official Language Study (1973) Fluent in their ethnic language - First generation: 71% - Fourth generation: 0% No knowledge of ethnic language - First generation: 1.9% - Fourth generation: 81.2% Language change www.notesolution.com
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