READING: The Concepts of Ethnicty and ‘Race’, Satzewich and Liodakis

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Intro: Afghan man and wife charged for murder of daughers b/c they tarnished family honour by adopting Western style 2012

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READING: The Concepts of Ethnicty and 'Race', Satzewich and Liodakis- Intro: Afghan man and wife charged for murder of daughers b/c they tarnished family honour by adopting Western style 2012 Attack on them for ethnicity / religion playing into their values and murderCanadian multiculturalism attacked for eroding CDN values and culture and for encouraging immigrants not to assimilate to CDN norms sHonour killing, or de-emphasize the apparent cultural or religious dimensions so as not to cause waves, and call it an act of violence against women- Categories arose as binary notions of Self and Other, civilised and savage, superiority and inferiority in the European Enlightenment Locke: Negroes had no rational capacity, so excluded from humanityVoltaire: polygenism: humans evolved from different groups independently from each other (vs. monogenism)- Early sociological approaches Interested in the social processes involved in the formation of ethnic groupsCollective consciousness: Durkheim on identity formation Community vs. individual sentiments Similarities lead to differentiating btwn themselves and others"us" vs. "them" = inclusion vs. exclusion = group formationWeber: ethnic groups, tribe, nationalityEthnic groups: subjective presumed belief in common decent b/c of similarities oh physical type or of customs, memories of colonization and migration Kinship: concrete common decent - Ethnicity: Historical Origins and Approaches Ethnos: 'people' in greek, used

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