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Chapter 7 Review


The geographic separation of races in South Africa apartheid
The breakdown of a state due to conflicts among nationalities balkanization
Forces that unify people and enhancces support for a state centripetal force
Process by which a more powerful ethnic group forcibly removes a less powerful one ethnic cleansing
State that contains more than one ethnicity multiethnic state
State that contains two or more ethnic groups with traditions of self-determination that agree to coexist peacefully multinational stte
Forces of disruption and dissolution threatening the unity of a state centrifugal force
The deliberate and systematic extermination of a national, racial, political, or cultural group genocide
Loyalty and devotion to a particular nationality nationalism
A state whose territory corresponds to that occupied by a particular ethnicity that has been transformed into a nationality nation-state
Identity with a group of people descended from a common ancestor race
Concept that ethnicities and nationalities have the right to govern themselves self-determination
The most numerous ethnicity in the United States is Latinos/Hispanics
African Americans are clustered in this region of the United States Southeast
Asian Americans are clustered in this region of the United States West
Latinos and Hispanics are clustered in this area of the United States West & Southwest
The United States Census Bureau does not consider this group a race Hispanic/Latino
Conflict in Africa is widespread because of the colonial boundaries and numerous _______________________ ethnic groups
Large-scale migration occurred in South Asia after 1947 primarily because of the separation of ______________________ religious groups
Traditionally the most important unit of African society was the tribe
Sri Lanka has continuing ethnic conflict between Sinhalese Buddhists and _______________________________ Tamil Hindus
This large group of people are divided among enough countries that they are a minority in every one Kurds
Sudan's religion-based civil war was in the region of _________________ Darfur
The breakup of this nation in the 1990s was caused by ethnic tensions and rivalries among nationalities Yugoslavia
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