Presentation on theme: "The term race refers to groups of people who have similarities and differences in biological traits which are deemed by society to be socially significant."— Presentation transcript:
The term race refers to groups of people who have similarities and differences in biological traits which are deemed by society to be socially significant.
Ethnicity is defined as an ethnic quality or affiliation resulting from racial or cultural ties. Associated with or belonging to a particular race or group of people who have a culture that is different from the main culture of a country
Race refers to a persons physical appearance such as skin color, eye color, e.t.c Ethnicity on the other hand relates to cultural factors like nationality, ancestry, language, e.t.c
A racial stereotype is defined as a fixed, over generalized belief about a particular group or class of people.
The effects of racism include: hatred, cruelty, low self esteem, fear, psychological pain and destruction of community cohesion. Racism is the discrimination or hatred directed against someone of a different race based on such a belief. It is illegal to practice racism anywhere around the world.