Definition of 'ethnicity'
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Issues of ethnicity and culture remained taboo. Times, Sunday Times (2012)What are the principal problems of race and ethnicity that appear to be worsened by globalization? Sociology (1995)The lack of any explanation would suggest that they were killed systematically because of their ethnicity or religion. Times, Sunday Times (2007)It can lead us to treat people differently because of their race and ethnicity without us realizing that we are doing it. Christianity Today (2000)There should also not be an opt-out on the grounds of either gender or ethnicity. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Factors such as the gender, ethnicity and social class of students are taken into account. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The rumour mill suggests that there is huge pressure on you to ensure that the board becomes more diverse in ethnicity and gender. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Nor is gender or ethnicity any guarantee of altruism, probity or intelligence. Times, Sunday Times (2011)I charged through the streets in the footsteps of a gang of 40 men of mixed age and ethnicity. Times, Sunday Times (2011)There are significant differences in school funding by race, ethnicity, and class. Sociology (1995)Trying to find the best match in terms of ethnicity, culture and religion is an important aspect of ensuring the best possible chance of success. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The names carved in the Portland stone walls span age, class and ethnicity. Times, Sunday Times (2007)These factors often shape individuals' lives far more than do race, ethnicity or culture. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Many are the victims of discrimination based on race, ethnicity, or tribal affiliation. Sociology (1995)Conflict theorists argue that educational opportunities differ by class, race, and ethnicity. Sociology (1995)Academics are overwhelmingly anxious to teach the brightest and the best, regardless of gender, social class or ethnicity. Times, Sunday Times (2016)When people are free to choose where they live, the inevitable result is segregation by income, class and ethnicity. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Diversity is a key element of public sector organisations, but this is often thought of in terms of ethnicity, age and disability. Times, Sunday Times (2009)A post mortem was taking place yesterday in an attempt to discover the woman's age, ethnicity and the cause of death. The Sun (2009)
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