Busy. Please wait.
Log in using Clever

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
Sign up using Clever

Username is available taken
show password

Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
Your email address is only used to allow you to reset your password. See our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Didn't know it?
click below
Knew it?
click below
Don't know
Remaining cards (0)
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how


Chapter 9

Race based on observable physical traits and geographic origin
Racial Common Sense shared ideas believed to be so obvious or natural about racial groups that they need no be questioned
Ethnic groups people within a larger society who possess a group consciousness because they share or believe they share a common ancestry, a place of birth, a history, a key experience, or some other distinctive social traits
Selective forgetting a process by which forget, dismiss, or fail to pass on an ethnic heritage
Segregation the physical and/or social separation of people according to their race or ethnicity
Prejudice a rigid and usually unfavorable judgement about an out-group that does not change in the face of contradictory evidence and that applies to anyone who shares the distinguishing characteristics of the out group
Discrimination an intentional or unintentional act of unequal treatment of individuals or groups based on attributes unrelated to merit, ability, or past performances
Institutionalized Discrimination the established, customary ways of doing things in society--the unchallenged rules, policies, and day-to-day practices established by advantaged groups that impede or limit the opportunities and achievements of those in disadvantaged groups
Created by: BriEliCar16



Use these flashcards to help memorize information. Look at the large card and try to recall what is on the other side. Then click the card to flip it. If you knew the answer, click the green Know box. Otherwise, click the red Don't know box.

When you've placed seven or more cards in the Don't know box, click "retry" to try those cards again.

If you've accidentally put the card in the wrong box, just click on the card to take it out of the box.

You can also use your keyboard to move the cards as follows:

If you are logged in to your account, this website will remember which cards you know and don't know so that they are in the same box the next time you log in.

When you need a break, try one of the other activities listed below the flashcards like Matching, Snowman, or Hungry Bug. Although it may feel like you're playing a game, your brain is still making more connections with the information to help you out.

To see how well you know the information, try the Quiz or Test activity.

Pass complete!
"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards