Subject:
Sociology
Material Type:
Module
Level:
Community College / Lower Division
Provider:
Ohio Open Ed Collaborative
Tags:
Oss0212, Sociology
License:
Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0
Language:
English
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Give examples of different forms of racism/ethnicism

Overview

OER Text Material

Sociology: Understanding and Changing the Social World, Section: 10.4
This section provides an overview of individual and institutional racism. There is not enough discussion of colorblind or aversive racism. This chapter should be supplemented with sources that further illustrate types of racism. Section 5 also includes a discussion of white privilege which may align with this learning outcome as well as an outcome on the impacts of race.

Supplementary Material (Videos and Reading)

  1. The Society Pages: "Colorblindness vs. Race-Consciousness - An American Ambivalence" 
    A great article in which Meghan Burke explains the impacts of a colorblind ideology and provides an overview of her research.
  2. Discrimination: Individual vs. Institutional – Khan Academy
    Great video describing individual and institutional discrimination.
     
  3. Malfunction Heard around the World: Cultural Appropriation, White Privilege and Misogynoir – Everyday Sociology Blog
    This short article uses the example of Janet Jackson’s super bowl wardrobe malfunction to examine the terms cultural appropriation and white privilege.