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Description of Four Different Forms of Racism - Race Relations
Racism is more complicated than simply one racial group hating and oppressing another group. Institutions may discriminate against racial groups. People with ...
What Is Racism? (Definition and Examples)
Learn what internalized racism is as well as other forms of racism, such as horizontal racism and ... Examine examples of racism from the past and the present.
Dealing With Racism - Defining Racism - Race Relations - About.com
What is racism? When people use this term, they may be referring to various forms of discrimination—institutional racism, internalized racism, reverse racism and ...
Racism: A Sociological Definition - Sociology - About.com
Racism refers to a host of practices, beliefs, social relations and phenomena that work to reproduce a racial hierarchy and social structure that yields superiority ...
Institutional Racism (Definition) - Civil Liberties - About.com
Definition: The term "institutional racism" describes societal patterns that have the net effect of imposing oppressive or otherwise negative conditions against ...
What Is Internalized Racism? – Explanation & Examples
How are ethnic minorities affected by racism in society? They sometimes turn racism inward, hating their own racial group as a result. This is known as ...
Does Reverse Racism Exist? - Definition and Examples
Racism makes news headlines every day. But what about so-called reverse racism? What are some examples of this phenomenon, and what's the best way to ...
Medical Racism in The 21st Century - Race Relations - About.com
Racial bias in medicine was pervasive in the 20th century, but it hasn't been wiped out in contemporary America. This overview illustrates how racism continues ...
Race, Racism and Medicine - Race Relations - About.com
This overview highlights how medical racism leads today's doctors to give patients of color fewer treatment options than white patients and how in the past,  ...
Definition of Institutional Racism - Race Relations - About.com
Definition: Institutional racism refers to racism perpetrated by government entities such as schools, the courts or the military. Unlike the racism perpetrated by ...
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