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Definitions of Race and Ethnicity in the United States

Written by Dr. Brittany Whitley and Dr. Jill Barnas
Published on February 24, 2022
Research Highlights

While federal and state laws prohibit discrimination based on race, color and national origin, these terms are often used interchangeably and rarely defined.

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