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Old 07-20-2012, 01:47 PM
 
Location: Charlotte North Carolina
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Ethnicity relates to cultural factors such as nationality, culture, ancestry, language and beliefs.

Race refers to a person's physical appearance, such as skin color, eye color, hair color, bone/jaw structure etc.
ethnicity is tied in with race though
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Old 07-20-2012, 09:03 PM
 
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Bi-racial, I'll say. They get blood from two different races. Of course they are biracial.
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Old 07-20-2012, 09:14 PM
 
Location: Macao
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this girl is of the same admixture but she speaks filipino, and dresses filipino

would you consider her filipino??
If she's Filipina, than she's a Filipina that is dressing Japanese and taking on a full Japanese look and style.
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Old 07-20-2012, 09:16 PM
 
Location: Charlotte North Carolina
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Bi-racial, I'll say. They get blood from two different races. Of course they are biracial.
so you believe someone who is half chinese half viertnamese is bi-racial??
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Old 07-20-2012, 09:18 PM
 
Location: Charlotte North Carolina
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If she's Filipina, than she's a Filipina that is dressing Japanese and taking on a full Japanese look and style.
Im saying she is by blood half japanese-half filipina...but dresses in a non-japanese way
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Old 07-23-2012, 07:33 AM
 
Location: Chicago
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I would classify them as biracial with 2 ethnicities and 1 nationality/citizenship unless they have dual citizenships.
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Old 07-23-2012, 09:37 AM
 
Location: Charlotte North Carolina
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I would classify them as biracial with 2 ethnicities and 1 nationality/citizenship unless they have dual citizenships.
so a chinese and a vietnamese are 2 different races??
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Old 07-23-2012, 09:05 PM
 
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so a chinese and a vietnamese are 2 different races??
As a biracial person, your questions are ridiculously ignorant. What does it matter to you?
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Old 07-23-2012, 09:12 PM
 
Location: The western periphery of Terra Australis
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I think ethnicity is more meaningful than 'race.' Language, food etc affects your life WAY more than physical appearance.
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Old 07-23-2012, 09:29 PM
 
Location: Charlotte North Carolina
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I think ethnicity is more meaningful than 'race.' Language, food etc affects your life WAY more than physical appearance.
culture is changeable..physical appearance is not
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