Attitudes about Racial Discrimination and Racial Inequality in the US: A Data-Driven Learning Guide Go to Resource


Race is a social category of people labeled and treated as similar because of some common traits, such as skin color, texture of hair, and shape of eyes. Racial categories are not natural, biological categories. Different societies identify different characteristics that distinguish one race from another. Racial categories are often reflected social rankings and access to resources.

The goal of this module is to explore White and Black Americans' attitudes about racial discrimination and racial inequality. Crosstabulation will be used.

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Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research . Attitudes about Racial Discrimination and Racial Inequality in the US: A Data-Driven Learning Guide. Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 2009-04-16.

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