Busy. Please wait.
Log in with 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

Chap. 5 Vocab

acculturation the modification of the social patterns, traits, or structures of one group or society by contact with those of another
barrioization the dramatic increase in Hispanic population in a given neighborhood (barrio=neighborhood)
creolization the blending of African, European, and some Amerindian cultural elements into the unique sociocultural systems found in the Carribean
dowry deaths the murder or suicide of a married woman caused by a dispute over her dowry (the money, goods, or estate that a woman brings to her husband or his family in marriage)
ethnic culture culture that is unique for a group of people based on a common place of origin, beliefs, values, and traditions over time
ethnicity affiliation or identity within a group of people bound by common ancestry and culture
ethnocentrism belief in the superiority of one's nation or ethnic group
gender a culture's assumptions about the differences between men and women: their 'characters', and the roles they play in society
gendered in terms of place, whether the place is designed for or claimed by men or women
identifying against when we first define the "other" and then we define ourselves as "not the other"
identity "how we make sense of ourselves", or how people see themselves at different scales
multiculturalism the presence of, or support of, several distinct cultural or ethnic groups within a society
place the uniqueness of a location
queer theory an approach to literary and cultural study that rejects traditional categories of gender and sexuality
race a categorization of humans based on skin color and other characteristics
racism prejudices and discrimination based on cultural differences between ethnic or racial groups
residential segregation the physical separation of two or more groups into different neighborhoods
sense of place a strong identity that is deeply felt by inhabitants and visitors
space social relations stretched out
succession process by which new immigrants to a city move to and dominate or take over areas or neighborhoods occupied by older immigrant groups ex: Puerto Ricans in East Harlem taking place of Jews
Created by: a.bby
Popular AP Human Geography sets




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