A Society Quiz: Diversity, Sex, And Race

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A Society Quiz: Diversity, Sex, And Race

Week 8 Material


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    According to Gollnick & Chinn, which of the following are values of the dominant culture of the United States (select all that apply)?
    • A. 

      Agrarian

    • B. 

      Freedom

    • C. 

      Multiculturalism

    • D. 

      Individualism

  • 2. 
    Which of the following is NOT an example of the additional issues faced by bisexual individuals?
    • A. 

      Bisexual individuals often experience a lack of acceptance from lesbian, gay, and heterosexual communities

    • B. 

      Bisexual individuals are often seen as sexually obsessed, and personally and politically disloyal

    • C. 

      Bisexual individuals often experience less isolation, because they can participate multiple groups

    • D. 

      There is limited understanding of bisexuality

  • 3. 
    Interventions designed to change LGB clients' sexual orientation are known as:
    • A. 

      Reversing therapy

    • B. 

      Conversion therapy

    • C. 

      Regression therapy

    • D. 

      Contingent therapy

  • 4. 
    According to Gollnick & Chin, the situation of the American-Indian nationals in the United States is an example of which concept?
    • A. 

      Meritocracy

    • B. 

      Egalitarianism

    • C. 

      Cultural pluralism

    • D. 

      Assimilation

  • 5. 
    The umbrella term that refers to all individuals whose perceived, identified, or lived gender is incongruent with their biological or assigned sex is:
    • A. 

      Cross-dresser

    • B. 

      Transsexual

    • C. 

      Transgender

    • D. 

      Transvestite

  • 6. 
    LGB clients utilize mental health service ______________ heterosexual clients.
    • A. 

      More frequently than

    • B. 

      An unknown amount compared to

    • C. 

      The same amount as

    • D. 

      Less frequently

  • 7. 
    Which of the following describes a way in which the experiences of LGB individuals differ from those of ethnic minority individuals?
    • A. 

      LGB individuals are often victims of hate crimes

    • B. 

      LGB individuals are marginalized

    • C. 

      LGB individuals suffer from discrimination in the workplace

    • D. 

      LGB individuals are not usually raised by families with LGB members, and this do not have coping skills for dealing with marginalization

  • 8. 
    Which of the following terms refers to the tendency to view one's own cultural traits as natural, correct, and superior to those of other cultures?
    • A. 

      Ethnocentrism

    • B. 

      Enculturation

    • C. 

      Socialization

    • D. 

      Cultural relativism

  • 9. 
    To be helpful to LGB clients, counselors need to be:
    • A. 

      LGB themselves

    • B. 

      Very experienced in working with LGB clients

    • C. 

      Skilled in a wide variety LGB specific interventions

    • D. 

      Knowledgeable about issues facing LGB individuals, and empathic toward their clients

  • 10. 
    Which of the following is NOT true about a meritocracy (as described by Gollnick & Chinn)?
    • A. 

      Everyone has the opportunity to succeed if they just work hard enough

    • B. 

      The most talented individuals will achieve the most

    • C. 

      Hardships of oppressed groups are blamed on discrimination

    • D. 

      People are rewarded for outstanding accomplishments

  • 11. 
    Which of the following is NOT a basic tenant of Feminist Therapy?
    • A. 

      Egalitarian relationship

    • B. 

      Systemic and societal change

    • C. 

      Hate men

    • D. 

      Recognition of societal contributions to psychological distress and disorders

  • 12. 
    T or F: Feminist Therapy is the practice of therapy informed by feminist political philosophy and analysis which leads both therapist and client toward strategies and solutions advancing feminist resistance, transformation, and social change in daily personal life and in relationships with the social, emotional, and political environment.
    • A. 

      T

    • B. 

      F