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Race
A collection of physical characteristics common to one of the three races.
Double standard
Men have more sexual latitude than women.
Extended Family
All of the blood relatives and their families.
Nuclear Family
A man, a woman, and their children - by nature or adoption.
Coup D'Etat
An over-throw of the status quo.
Democratic Pluralism
Governments by coalitions.
Education
Learning what is needed to live well in your own society.
Tracking
Student categorization in presumed ability.
Informal Education
Learning things not in school but in life.
Animism
The belief that every object or thing has a spirit.
Fundamentalism
Belief in the literal interpretation of the sacred documents.
State Religion
Official religions funded by taxes.
Totems
A religious symbol.
Propaganda
Attempt to convince you of something that may or may not be true
Anthromorphism
Changes in form.
Acculturation
The learning of a new or different culture.
Discrimination
To deny or attempt to deny a certain group some of the values of American society based upon physical or cultural distinctions.
Assimilation
To meld into your own personal environment.
Prejudice
An emotion, dislike ranging to hate based upon physical or social characteristics.