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Posted by Salmoneye on November 23, 2004 at 17:18:56 from (22.214.171.124):
In Reply to: A Moment please posted by JoeK..NW WI on November 23, 2004 at 17:08:52:
"To many in this area,any face that is not white or Native American is a "stranger" and therefore suspicious until they prove themselves."
In sociology this is called, 'The fear of the Other'...
"The fear of the Other and the defensive mechanisms that arise from it, are usually causing the biggest conflicts in our society that need to be overcome, as "Others" could be considered the members of other nations, ethnic groups, various confessions, races, genders or differently sexually-oriented people."
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