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Appendix A

Part I

Define the following terms found in Week One and Week Two readings:

|Term |Definition |
|Diversity |Is a range of differences or different things |
| | |
| |Oxford Dictionary |
|Ethnocentrism |Is the tendency to assume that one’s culture and way of life are superior to all other |
| | |
| |Racial and Ethnic Groups, Ch. 2 (p.34) |
|Melting pot |Is the diverse racial or ethnic groups or both, forming a new creation, a new cultural |
| |entity |
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| |Racial and Ethnic Groups, Ch. 1 (p.24) |
|Minority group |Is a subordinate group whose members have significantly less control or power over his or |
| |her own lives than do the members of dominant or majority group. |
| |...

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