***Race, Gender or Ethnicity
· Choose one
theory to use as a backbone for your paper and choose two ethnic minorities in
the United States to compare and contrast their experiences in terms of social
· Analyze how
gender is treated in these groups. Demonstrate your understanding of the ways
in which religious tradition works to construct social reality for these
· Evaluate how
those in power aid or obstruct the assimilation process.
· Inspect the
ways in which racism and discrimination affect this minority’s participation in
mainstream American life.
If you pick
an American Indian group, be sure to identify their tribe and discuss their
Provide support for your arguments based on both the required and recommended
readings for the course, and incorporate any relevant points culled from the