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Chapter 5 Vocab
|How people make sense of themselves and how they see themselves at different scales
|Constructing an identity by first defining "other" and then defining self "not the other"
|Socially constructed ideas of roles, behaviors, and activities that are appropriate for men and women
|Social constructions of differences among humans based on skin color that have profound consequences on rights and opportunities.
|Degree to which two or more groups live separately from one another, in different parts of urban environment
|Process by which new immigrants move to a city and take over area or neighborhoods occupied by older immigrant groups
|identity shred by a group of people who have a common culture, generally based on cultural traits (religion, language), national origin, or race
|Structures of power
|Assumptions and relationships dictating who is in control and who has power over other
|sexual orientation or preference identified by a person
|interconnection and overlap between social categories (ex, race, sexuality, class, gender)
|Gross national income (GNI)
|A measurement of a country's wealth that includes the total value of all goods and services produced within the borders of a country, plus income received from investments outside of the country
|Economic productivity in agriculture, mining, industry, and services, that is counted or taxed by government. Trad is through formal channels, often using credit.
|Portion of the economy that is not taxed or regulated by government. Goods and services are exchanged based on barter or cash systems, and earnings are not reported to government.
|Probability of destruction of life or property from a hazard of crisis
|number of males relative to number of females in a population
|Price paid in cash and gifts through marriage. Generally given by the bride's family to the groom's fathers.
|Dramatic increase in Hispanic population in a neighborhood; referring to barrio, the Spanish word for neighborhood (defines by geographers James Curtis)