Leaders and Legislation of the Civil Rights and Black Power Movements ETH 125 CheckPoint: Leaders and Legislation of the Civil Rights and Black Power Movements **Graded A+** CheckPoint: Leaders and Legislation of the Civil Rights and Black Power Movements Resources: Ch. 7 in Racial and Ethnic Groups and Appendix C Due Date: Day 5 [Individual] forum Use Ch. 7 of the text and Appendix C to identify events and leaders of the Civil Rights and Black Power movements and their contributions to their respective causes. Complete both Parts I and II of Appendix C. Post the completed Appendix C as an attachment.
Official Language Movement ETH 125 The Official Language Movement **Graded A+** CheckPoint:The Official Language Movement Resources: Racial and Ethnic Groups, the Internet, and the University Library Due Date: Day 4 [Individual] forum Investigate the official language movement (an important Hispanic American cultural interest) described on pp. 243-44 of the text by researching bilingualism in education and politics in the United States. Find 4 to 6 credible Web sites or articles that support, oppose, or simply present information about bilingualism in education or politics. Most sources will focus exclusively on either topic of education or politics, so try to find at least two sources […]
Hispanic American Diversity ETH 125 Hispanic American Diversity Essay **Graded A+** Assignment:Hispanic American Diversity Resources: Racial and Ethnic Groups, the University Library, and the Internet Due Date: Day 7 [Individual] forum Write a 1,050- to 1,400-word research paper identifying the linguistic, political, social, economic, religious, and familial conventions and/or statuses of four Hispanic groups living in the United States. Your paper should cover Mexican Americans, Puerto Ricans, and two groups of your choice from Ch. 9 of the text. Dedicate an equal portion of your paper to each Hispanic group. Conclude your essay by summarizing major differences and commonalties apparent among the groups. Format your paper […]
Future of Modernization Due Day 7/Assignment: Future of Modernization Paper Write a 1,050- to 1,750-word paper addressing the following questions: How does modernization manifest itself in U.S. society? Use one of the modern theorists introduced in Ch. 16 of Society as a basis for your response. Is modernization likely to continue in the U.S.? Explain your answer. Is modernization a world-wide trend? What are the consequences of modernization? Which theorist best reflects your perceptions of modernization? Research the Online Library for information to support your answers. Try search terms such as “modernization trends” or “consequences of modernization.” Format your […]
Race and Sex in the Workplace The purpose of this assignment is to explore race, gender, and occupational stratification in the workforce. To complete this assignment, perform the following tasks: Choose a person to interview. This person should have experience with race, gender, and/or occupational stratification, either as a human resources manager, a hiring manager, or someone similar, OR you may choose someone who personally experienced race, gender, and/or occupational stratification. Create at least five interview questions related to racism, sexism, and stereotypes in the workforce. Interview this person. Discuss the interview in an organized paper, supporting your analysis of […]
U.S. Childhood Obesity and Climate Change These are two Essays: Article Summary: After reading the article U.S. Childhood Obesity and Climate Change: Moving Toward Shared Environmental Health Solutions located in Doc Sharing, write a paper summarizing, agreeing, disagreeing, responding to, or reflecting your personal thoughts and observations about the article. The paper must be double spaced, minimum two-pages in length, and in APA format. Activity – Toxins in the Body: List some of the toxins that persist in the human body, and the potential sources of those toxins in your environment. What are the substances that your body comes into […]
Technology and social change an 1,050- to 1,400-word essay on technology and social change, covering the following: •Provide an introduction that defines both technology and social change and discusses how they are related. •Discuss the impact of the personal computer, cellular phones, and the internet on society. •Using the three major sociological perspectives, describe the equilibrium model, the digital divide and cultural lag in relation to these technologies and social change. •Include how technology has influenced social epidemiology, health and the environment. •Explore a recent or emerging form of technology and discuss its potential benefits or consequences for society. •Provide […]
Similarities and Differences between American and European Values Different cultures have different values and reconciling these values is one of the most frustrating elements of foreign policy. Understanding and evaluating values is extremely important when it comes to influencing the conduct of a nation’s affairs. Even amongst cultures that share the majority of their values, such as the United States and the countries of Western Europe, there may be differences of opinion regarding the relative importance of particular values. In November, 2011, the Pew Research Center conducted a poll based on American and Western European values. After reading American Exceptionalism […]
Social Control and Criminal Deviance Bullying is a difficult concept to understand and reconcile the consequences. This assignment focuses on the critical thinking skills that are needed to analyze an emotionally charged topic. Student Success Tips Review the Studentâ€™s Guide to Research section of the textbook (Chapter 2) Take notes as you watch the video below. Watch the video titled, â€œFrom school yard bullying to genocide: Barbara Coloroso at TEDxCalgaryâ€ (19 min 5 s) located below. You may also view the video at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zkG0nssouFg. Watch Video From school yard bullying to genocide: Barbara Coloroso at TEDxCalgary Duration: (19:06) User: tedxtalks – […]
gender socialization Gender socialization: Newman discusses how children are socialized to fit gender norms through toys. Can you think of other ways gender socialization occurred in your childhood? Or, if you are a parent, in your children’s lives? Remember that you can be socialized not to conform as well as to conform, and that sometimes the individual resists socialization. Don’t forget the Baby X reading in answering this question.