sociology key terms 6

Unchurched
not attending or belonging to churches, even though there is still a claim to holding religious beliefs.
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Rites of passage
weddings, deaths, births
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Disengaged from society
the withdrawal of religious organisations from many areas of life in which they used to be involved.
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Ethnicity
the shared culture of a group which gives its members a common identity in some ways different from other social groups.
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Minority ethnic group
a social group that shares a cultural identity, which is different from that of the majority population.
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Ethnic identity
one where individuals assert their identity primarily in terms of the ethnic group and culture to which they belong.
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Card 2

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weddings, deaths, births

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Rites of passage

Card 3

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the withdrawal of religious organisations from many areas of life in which they used to be involved.

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Card 4

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the shared culture of a group which gives its members a common identity in some ways different from other social groups.

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Card 5

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a social group that shares a cultural identity, which is different from that of the majority population.

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