Racism

Erika Hightower
Mind Map by Erika Hightower, updated more than 1 year ago
Erika Hightower
Created by Erika Hightower over 6 years ago
45
1

Description

racism

Resource summary

Racism
  1. Xenophobia: the fear of people who are different
    1. Deep fear can express itself in racially motivated violence
      1. Peer Pressure
        1. Lack of self love, feeling of unworthiness and desire to feel superior
      2. Ignorance of other cultures, religions, and values.
        1. Isolationist and protectionist foreign policies.
          1. Laws and government policies aimed at preventing immigration of people of different cultures and religions.
            1. Racism is used by governments to excuse systematic oppression and human rights abuses.
            2. Low self-esteem
            3. Fear of sharing power with other groups of people
              1. Historic patterns of prejudice, discrimination, and racism. Colonialism, historic hostilities, and the slave trade contribute to modern racism.
              2. Ignorance
                1. Being uneducated, unaware, or uninformed
                  1. Once a person grows up around racism, they become adapted to the lifestyle. They believe their ideas are right because they've never been corrected, and this is what they're used to.
                Show full summary Hide full summary

                Similar

                Explanations of ethnic inequalities
                Yasmine King
                NUR2207 Module 2 (CALD/Diverse Populations)
                Amy Symons
                Racism
                April Jordan
                Key concepts - ethnic Inequalities
                Yasmine King
                the transatlantic slave trade
                izzy smith
                Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Discrimination in Australia
                Wesley Spearman
                Why was there a Red Scare in the USA in1919 and 1920?
                NutellaBird
                Ethnicity and Education
                kiddo25
                English- OF MICE AND MEN- Crooks
                Kyle Joseph2832
                Martin Luther King By Sarah Arnold
                Sarah Arnold