subordinate group

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The several subordinate groups in any class cannot be ranked in a single file, but seem rather to be clustered round points, and these round other points, and so on in almost endless cycles.
And, for all of these women, as for any subordinate group anywhere, fascism appealed to what social scientists call "last-place aversion": the desire to outrank other groups.
The study focused on the principle of hypodescent, which posits that multi-racial individuals are categorized according to their most socially subordinate group membership.
The super visor group was primarily male (80%) and Caucasian (87%), as was the subordinate group (79% male; 84% Caucasian).
THE dominance hierarchy of rats kept in groups can show as repeated bites to the subordinate group members by the dominant rat.
The body will meet again next week to work on finalizing a draft interim report prepared by a subordinate group of the ruling parties for considering how to revise the law by finding more common ground between the two ruling parties, its members said.
Focus is concentrated to heavily on the member of the subordinate group as a victim, continuously under seige, constantly on the defensive and consumed with a need for self-preservation.
Group A are put in charge of Group B and told to make the subordinate group do whatever they tell them.
Similarly, MacKinnon has argued that sexual harassment is essentially an issue of power exercised by the dominant over the subordinate group.
Finally, the board establishes boundaries of acceptability within which subordinate group methods and activities can take place through its limitations policies.
The Rating Outlook remains Stable for the senior Group I class A notes and a Stable Outlook was assigned to the subordinate Group I class B notes.
18) These scholars explored the politics of the quotidian in as many of its aspects as was possible, reaching past the colonizer-colonized dichotomy and revealing the richness of power struggles within the subordinate group.