Race and Ethnicity

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1. Who found that ethnocentrism contributed strongly to the outcome of the 2008 American Presidential election?

  • Kam and Kinder
  • Legewie
  • Banks and Valentino
  • Allport
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2. Who said 'members of all human groups believe that their way of doing things are superior to the way that they are done elsewhere' in describing ethnocentrism?

  • Pettigrew
  • Sumner
  • Allport
  • Legewie

3. Who argues that the link between specific events (e.g. terrorist attacks) and attitudes towards immigrants is mostly anecdotal?

  • Allport
  • Legewie
  • Sumner
  • Pettigrew

4. Who finds that symbolic racism in the US has replaced old-fashioned racism among whites in the USA?

  • Pettigrew
  • Kam and Kinder
  • Banks and Valentino
  • Legewie

5. What percentage of the vote would Obama have won if ethnocentrism had not played a role, compared with the 53.7% he did win?

  • 65%
  • 55%
  • 60%
  • 70%

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