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The Rise of Multicultural Psychology

Vocabulary Word

Context Clues

Paragraph Number

Why These are Clues

Definition of the Word

minority

African American, women,
LBG community

1

comparison, partial definition by example

1. a smaller party or group opposed to a majority, as in voting or other action.
2. a group differing, esp. in race, religion, or ethnic background, from the majority of a population.

diverse

people with disabilities
[other] religious backgrounds

1

comparison, partial definition by example

1. of a different kind, form, character, etc.; unlike: a wide range of diverse opinions.
2. of various kinds or forms; multiform.

oppressed

underrepresented,
disadvantaged

1

Synonym

1. to keep down by severe and unjust use of force or authority: a people who were oppressed by tyranny.
2. to weigh heavily on: Poverty oppresses the spirit.

inclusive

the paragraph has to do
with people being left out
and refers to pushing for some kind ofchange. inclusive
is like the word include,
so maybe it means
being open to including
others

1

Inference

1. including a great deal, or including everything concerned; comprehensive: an inclusive art form; an inclusive fee.
2. that includes; enclosing; embracing.