Save
Busy. Please wait.
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
or

Username is available taken
show password

why


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.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read 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.
focusNode
Didn't know it?
click below
 
Knew it?
click below
Don't know
Remaining cards (0)
Know
0:00
share
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

SimonH Chapter 7

Rubenstein Vocabulary Chapter 7

TermDefinition
Apartheid Laws in South America that physically separated different races into different geographical areas
Balkanization A process by which a state breaks down through conflicts among its ethnicities
Balkanized Descriptive of a small geographic area that could not successfully be organized into one or more stable states because it was inhabited by many ethnicities with complex, long-standing antagonism toward each other
Blockbusting A process by which real estate agents convince white property owners to sell their houses at low prices because of fear that persons of color will soon move into the neighborhood
Centripetal Force An attitude that tends to unify people and enhance support for a state
Ethnic cleansing A process in which a one powerful ethnic group forcibly removes a less powerful one in order to create an ethnically homogeneous region
Ethnicity Identity with a group of people that share distinct physical and mental traits as a product of common heredity and cultural traditions
Genocide The mass killing of a group of people in an attempt to eliminate the entire group from existence
Nationalism Loyalty and devotion to a particular nationality
Nationality Identity with a group of people that share legal attachment and personal allegiance to a particular place as a result of being born there
Race Identity with a group of people descended from a biological ancestors
Racism Belief that race is the primary determinant of human traits and capacities and that racial differences produce an inherent superiority of a particular race
Racist A person who subscribes to the beliefs of racism
Sharecropper A person who works fields rented from a landowner and pays the rent and repays loans by turning over to the landowner a share of the crops
Triangular slave trade A practice, primarily during the eighteenth century, in which European ships transported slaves from Africa to Caribbean islands, molasses from the Caribbean to Europe, and trade good from Europe to Africa
Created by: Simon Jasiel
 

 



Voices

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:
Retries:
restart all cards