racial social Essay

Submitted By Scheherazade-Miloud
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Associate Program Material

Racial Diversity in Society Worksheet

Part I

Complete the following using the MySocLab Social Explorer Map: Income Inequality by Race (located on the student website) as a reference:

Select 1 racial group from the list below:

African American
Asian American
Arab American
Hispanic American/Latino
White/Caucasian

Write a 150- to 300-word summary of the economic, social, and political standings of that group. Use additional resources if necessary, from the University Library or your textbooks. Provide citations for all the sources you use.

When looking at all of the recent economic scales you can immediately see that the white/Caucasian rule as far as majority of making the most money in this country. According to the scale it states that the white median incomes is anywhere between $25,000-$30,000 while comparing it to African Americans which makes $20,000-$25,000. This mean that the white/ Caucasian are more educated by making them have better jobs, due to their higher level of authority as you may say, this give them a much higher hand as far as getting votes politically. Giving them the control to control major cities to where they reside, socially will all depend as to what area they reside since there are a lower and higher class white/Caucasians. Due to also making them the majority people living in America, this will also no matter what will always give them a higher scale socially, economically or politically.

Part II

Answer the following in 50 to 150 words each. Provide citations for all the sources you use.

What is racism? In what ways does racism affect diversity?

Racism is hatred or intolerance towards another religion, person pretty much any races (See Wikepedia.com). Racism affects all diversity not allowing them to blend into one community as one with diversities from all around the world. This keeps them close minded and segregate all other races from being part of it.

How do racial groups interact in contemporary America? Are interactions positive, negative, or neutral? Support your response using proper citations.

Racial groups interact so much more now than even in contemporary America as people are being more educated by making well open minded like never before. Understanding other religion culture, willing to learn and appreciate it is a great…