Benefits may be the ability to learn from different ethnic groups, such as the way they survive or cook dishes, or get along with each other. Pitfalls may be disagreement with one another, or murder as has happened many times. Apply all this to AFrica.
There seems to be something in human nature that prompts us to fear and distrust people who are different than ourselves. The same applies in every continent, every nation, etc. That may, and often does, include people whose customs, language, skin color, foods, religions, differ. Sometimes it results in civil wars, other times in wars between nations. Sometimes it results in conflict within "tribes" or groups, as in the Catholic/Protestant conflicts that wracked Europe, and the Shia/Sunni/Sufi conflicts riling Islam for the last 600 years. Apply that to what we've seen in Africa in the last century (or forever).
Which of the following distinguished the Middle Colonies from New England and the Southern Colonies? A. peace treaties with Native Americans B. representative government C. prohibition of slavery D. ethnic and religious diversity
Which of the following distinguished the Middle Colonies from New England and the Southern Colonies? A. peace treaties with Native Americans B. ethnic and religious diversity C. representative government D. prohibition of slavery
What led to conflict in Bosnia between the Bosniaks and Serbians? Free elections in Bosnia promoted a Serbian Revolution that sought to rid the region of Bosniaks through mass deportation. Expansion of the European Union led to
how do languages within a language group relate to each other a they developed on the same continent b they re all spoken by people of a particular religious faith c they all developed from a common ancestral language d they are
How do you think the existence of nearly 3,000 ethnic groups and 800 languages affect life in countries south of the Sahara? The countries south of the Sahara show more diversity and variety of culture than anywhere in the world.
Which statement best reflects the relationship between communism and religious faith in Eastern Europe? a) Communism encouraged the spread of religious devotion. b) Religious life increased with the end of communism as state
The people of Africa vary greatly across the continent. Thousands of different ethnic groups occupy this vast continent. In two or three well-developed paragraphs, suggest two ways in which ethnic groups can differ from one