Lesson 3 Discussion What is the difference between race and

Lesson 3 Discussion

What is the difference between race and ethnicity? How could these two sociological concepts factor into present-day issues for minorities? Do you think these present-day issues are indicative of systemic racism?

RESOURCES

Additional readings/videos regarding treatment and/or history of each group.

Native Americans https://courses.lumenlearning.com/wm-introductiontosociology/chapter/native-americans/

https://www.history.com/topics/native-american-history/native-american-timeline

https://www.pbs.org/wgbh/roadshow/stories/articles/2020/4/13/early-years-american-indian-boarding-schools

Italian Americans: https://courses.lumenlearning.com/alamo-sociology/chapter/reading-white-ethnic-americans/

https://www.history.com/news/italian-american-internment-persecution-wwii 

https://www.loc.gov/classroom-materials/immigration/italian/tenements-and-toil/

Jewish Americans :https://www.pbs.org/jewishamericans/jewish_life/

https://antisemitism.adl.org/antisemitism-in-american-history/

African Americans: https://courses.lumenlearning.com/alamo-sociology/chapter/reading-african-americans/

CrashCourse. (2013, November 21). Civil Rights and the 1950s: Crash Course US History #39 [Video]. YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S64zRnnn4Po

Hispanic Americans: https://courses.lumenlearning.com/alamo-sociology/chapter/reading-hispanic-americans/

https://www.history.com/news/the-brutal-history-of-anti-latino-discrimination-in-america

Asian Americans

https://courses.lumenlearning.com/wm-introductiontosociology/chapter/asian-americans/

https://www.history.com/topics/world-war-ii/japanese-american-relocation

https://www.history.com/topics/immigration/chinese-exclusion-act-1882