Religion & Community Cohesion Key Words

Key words from the unit religion and community cohesion

Community Cohesion

a common vision and shared sense of belonging for all groups in society

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treating people less favorably because of their ethnicity/gender/colour/sexuality/age/class 

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Ethnic Minority

a member of an ethnic group (race) which is much smaller than the majority group

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Interfaith Marriages

marriage where the husband and wife are from different religions

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Multi-Ethnic Society

many different races and cultures living together in one society

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Multi-Faith Society

many different religions living together in one society

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believing some people are inferior or superior without even knowing them

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Racial Harmony

different races/colours living together happily

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the belief that some races are superior to others

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Religious Freedom

the right to practice your religion and change your religion

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Religious Pluralism

accepting all religions as having an equal right to co-exist 

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discriminating against people because of their gender (being male or female)

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Miss KHP


Nice and easy to understand terms. Important terms covered under community cohesion, well done! 

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