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Cultural Geo1

terms part 1

RaceNumber of Human RacesDNA evidenceEthnic GroupEthnicity good defimperial stateFacts on Ethnicity
A breeding population of individuals identiable by the frequency with which a number of inherited traits appear in the population - Richard Goldsby (blank) (blank) (blank) (blank) (blank) (blank)
A breeding population of individuals identiable by the frequency with which a number of inherited traits appear in the population - Richard Goldsby Varied between 3-30 depending on who is doing the identifying Since 1990 or so Dna typing has become common and accurate. (blank) (blank) (blank) (blank)
(blank) Human population is well mixed more so then any other species on earth Since 1900 DNA typing has become common and accurate. DNA evidence reveals human are so close to being genetically identical that the entire concept of race collapses (blank) (blank) (blank) (blank)
(blank) There is a wide variety of "inherited" traits in any population we might want to call race. This is why there is so little agreement on how many races there are. 85% of all genetics variabality comes within races no between them (blank) (blank) (blank) (blank)
(blank) The definition above is based on genetics and assums that there are genetics differences between groups of people which give rise to different physical characteristics All human beings are related to each other. Every person is related to a single woman who lived in Africa 200,000 years ago (blank) (blank) (blank) (blank)
(blank) (blank) (blank) People of common ancestory and cultural tradition, living as a minority in a larger society the "host culture" is seen in a way in which individuals define their personal identity and a type of social satisfacation that emerges when people from groups based on thier real or percieved origins. (blank) (blank)
(blank) (blank) (blank) (blank) memebers of ethnic groups believe that they are different then others (blank) (blank)
(blank) (blank) (blank) (blank) (blank) States that grow by territoral expansion. using the term to refer only to minorities groups was common in the 19th century and is hopelessly outdated how it assumes the majority is normal and everyone else is "ethnic"
(blank) (blank) (blank) (blank) (blank) Example: Us, China, Brazil, Russia, Austraila, canada Everyone has an ethnicity whether acknowledge or not. Those in privledged situation are least likely to acknowledge thier ethnicity. These are the people in your text book who are called "host culture"
(blank) (blank) (blank) (blank) (blank) Always multi-ethnic. Some states are also multi ethnic because of immigration It is possible to forget one's ethnicity
(blank) (blank) (blank) (blank) (blank) (blank) Its not possible to join an ethnicity
(blank) (blank) (blank) (blank) (blank) (blank) Ethnicity and race are NOT interchangable words
Created by: wiestab