Today in Social Sciences we have spoken about some topics, let's start from the beginning.
We have started correcting what we had as homework which was looking for information about Social Darwinism. It was a theory based on on Darwinism which said that the most advanced countries were better adapted because they were the best fitted and the less developed countries were not. It was a basis for racism and eugenics. Here you can read 2013 Paqui's post about Social Darwinism.
This has caused a conversation about racism. Paqui has explained that different human "races" don't exist and that is a social creation. We have seen some cartoons about this and Michael Jackson's "Black or White" music video. Here you can watch it again:
Today has been the last lesson before the exam, so Paqui has explained some doubts we had. She has done a very useful scheme, I recommend you to use it. Here you have it:
|Source: myself using paint|
Here you have three words from today's glossary:
To seize: ocupar
Civilizing missions: misión civilizadora
The survival of the best fitted: la supervivencia de los más aptos
And that's it, good luck for Thursday's exam!