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Chapter 8

SOC 1200 Chapter 8: Topic_27
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Department
Sociology
Course
SOC 1200
Professor
Susan Miller
Semester
Winter

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o982 SOC 1200 – 0 Page 253 What is a Minority? - any definable category of people who are socially disadvantaged - Two components of membership in a minority group o The groups lack social power Not the size of the group, rather its lack of power Eg. Apartheid - Distinct from the majority o Majority uses dominance to control the social system o Considered to be white males o Definable: recognizably different o Race is most recognizable difference Racism (S) Page 258-259 - An ideology that maintains that one ‘race’ is inherently superior to another - Defining others as inferior allows the majority group to re
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