Study Question-Part A
• Luddism -is the biggest resistance of workers that feared that new technology will
diminish employment. It began in 1811 and ended in 1817. The workers that protested
against this industrial revolution were called luddites. They feared technology and
opposed technological changes and acted by destroying machines.
• Race as Social Construct-means that people are socially divided into different
categories.All humans belong to a single biological species called homo sapiens
therefore race is a social construct not a biological construct.
• Prescriptive technologies- invokes a division labour where doing something is divided
into different steps. Each step by workers or group of workers who are isolated from
other workers performing different steps.
• The 1969 white paper- was a policy paper proposing to join together aboriginal people
and Canadian society to create equality within Canada. The document was intended to
eliminate the reserve system to education, social needs, and health care responsibilities to
the provinces. The paper was rejected by the aboriginals who thought that the reserve
system and Indian Act protected their culture.
• The bell curve- the book written in 1994 R Herrnstein and C. Human intelligence is
substantially influenced by both inherited and environmental factors and is a better
predictor of many personal dynamics including financial income job performance.
Murray about intelligence and levels of IQ in different races.
• Caregiver role- most of the time mother is the main caregiver for a child and a pulse of
domesticity. Her role is not only to care after her children but also maintain all around her
house. As a housewife she has to prepare food her family clean the house and a mother
she has to nurture her children, feed them etc.
• Sustainable Development-refers to meeting our needs today while making sure we don't
damage the environment so that the same needs can be met by the future generations.
Proving our standard of living by using the resources but it is done in a way that does not
damage our environment.
• Intensive mothering- is giving all the love and time and energy of a mother to a child.
They are mothers who sacrifice themselves for their children they put their children
above all other responsibilities. Child centered, expert guided, labour intensive and
• Death of birth- means the end of the birth. • Linkages- a way of diversifying the economy by not causing dependence on resources.
There are three types of linkages backward linkages, forward linkages, and final demand
linkages. The economy isn't diversified because of imports and leakages and an cause a
trap economy. The transition from James Bay to Voisey Bay caused a forward linkage in
• Functional Underclass- a group of individuals that are expected to keep their class
position in order forAmerican society to maintain a culture contentment. the greater part
of the underclass consists of members of minority groups, blacks or people of Hispanic
origin. Is a part of a large economic process and serves the living standard and the
comfort of the more favored community.
• Fur Trade- Trading fur with the aboriginal people and were introduced to fur trading by
the government called marketing. Fur trade in Canada and how it led to the exploration of
the country and the formation of the oldest and largest company the Hudson's bay
• Liberal Feminism-a liberal ideology that uses reason to address social class. Focuses on
the women's ability to show and maintain their equality through their own actions and
• The cult of efficiency- the best possible use of scare resources to achieve a valued end.
• The Royal Proclamation- is a document that set out guidelines for European settlement
of Aboriginal territories in what is now NorthAmerica.
Part B- Essay
• Charles Darwin theory