ETHNIC DRIFT

1. Process where people in a mon irity group in a society loose their ethnic identity with tme. 2. The tendency for people of the same ethnic group to gather together in formal or informal groups.

ETHNIC DRIFT: "Ethnic drift can be seen in large societies where smaller groups become less defined and take over the traits of the larger group."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "ETHNIC DRIFT," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/ethnic-drift/ (accessed November 19, 2019).
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