The Distinction Between Race And Ethnicity

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As sociologists define race and ethnicity, there is a distinction between race and ethnicity. Race is inherent and we cannot change it, but ethnicity needs to depend on individual preferences and people can classify ethnicities. Sociologists define races as social category by biological traits, included Asian who is a group of original people from Asia and White who is a group of original people from Europe, the Middle East, and North Africa. On the other hand, ethnicity is another social category by common language, religion, nationality, history, or another cultural factory. For instance, Chinese and Japanese are same race, but these two categories of people are different ethnicity. In addition, Chinese people have their own language, history,
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