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Which of the following would NOT be considered a form of institutional discrimination? a. A firm’s rule that only English be spoken at a place of work. b. A law school’s policy of
giving preference in admissions to children of influential alumni. c. A firm’s prohibition against the use of part-time workers. d. An employer refuses to higher workers who speak English with an accent.
c. A firm?s prohibition against the use of part-time workers would NOT be considered a form of institutional discrimination
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User: Which of the following would NOT be considered a form of institutional discrimination? a. A firm’s rule that only English be spoken at a place of work. b. A law school’s policy of giving preference in admissions to children of influential alumni. c. A firm’s prohibition against the use of part-time workers. d. An employer refuses to higher workers who speak English with an accent.

Weegy: c. A firm?s prohibition against the use of part-time workers would NOT be considered a form of institutional discrimination
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User: Sociologists now reject the view that minorities have a. a particular personality b. low self-esteem c. a preference to belong to another group d. all of these e. a & b

Weegy: d. all of these
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User: Which two White ethnic groups found, upon immigrating to America, that their shared religion did not trump their cultural differences, to such a degree that clergy were imported from Europe? a. Germans and Irish b. Irish and Italians c. Jews and Italians d. Germans and Poles

Weegy: Which two White ethnic groups found, upon immigrating to America, that their shared religion did not trump their cultural differences, to such a degree that clergy were imported from Europe? b. [ Irish and Italians ]
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User: The practice of locating landfills near minority neighborhoods exemplifies a. environmental justice. b. housing discrimination. c. environmental racism. d. fair housing policy.

Weegy: Tthe practice of locating landfills near minority neighborhoods exemplifies C. ENVIRONMENTAL RACISM. [ ]
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User: Discrimination in the past and in current practices is described as __________.

Weegy: Currently, discrimination based on sex is defined as adverse action against another person, which would not have occurred had the person been of another sex. [ Since the American Civil War the term 'discrimination' generally evolved in American English usage as an understanding of prejudicial treatment of an individual based solely on their race. - See more at: ]
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User: Who formulated a typology that shows how prejudice and discrimination are related but not the same thing? a. W.E.B. DuBois b. Charles Cooley c. Robert Merton d. Richard LaPiere

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