HN 502-01, Unit 6- Assignment

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This Assignment assesses the following course outcome:

HN502-3: Discuss historical and current legislation affecting human service delivery.

For the Assignment, you are going to choose historical and/or current laws that impact a culturally diverse group. Please do the following:

  1. Choose a culturally diverse group you have learned about so far (Native Americans, South Asian Americans, Bicultural children and families, Latino/a Americans, Arab/Muslim Americans, and African Americans). Explain why you chose that group.
  2. Choose a historical and/or current law. Describe the law in details.
  3. Explain how the law you have chosen impacts the culturally diverse group.
  4. Recommend changes to the current law that negatively impact your chosen culturally diverse group.
  5. What represents a good and bad law when it comes to regulating actions of culturally diverse groups? Explain your answer.
  6. Explain why multiculturalism and diversity are important for Human Services Professionals when assessing your chosen law among culturally diverse groups both nationally and internationally.
  7. Describe the importance of understanding global perspectives in your cross-cultural work with your chosen group and how this perspective can help in your service delivery.

Provide appropriate citations and references in APA Style formatting to reference the text or any other outside source in your answers. Your assignment should be 3–4 pages long. Be sure to look at the grading rubric in the Syllabus to ensure that you have covered all of the expectations for the Assignment! Your writing should be in Standard American English and be clear and specific with few errors. If needed, be sure to use the University Writing Center for help.


PW: Johnson#0321

Book : Cultural Diversity: A Primer for the Human Services, 5e

Author: Jerry Diller

ISBN: 9781305177536

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School: Boston College



Historical and Current Legislation Affecting Human Service Delivery


Historical and current legislation affecting human service delivery
Historical changes in laws have had both positive and negative impacts on the
minorities. For instance, the Anti-Drug Abuse Act of 1986 appeared to unjustly target the
African Americans and the Hispanics and extend the longstanding stereotype that these two
groups are criminals and drug users (Mays, Johnson, Coles, Gellene & Cochran, 2013).
However, others such as the Hate Crimes Laws that have been enacted at the federal and state
levels have brought a reprieve to these minority groups as the laws sought to protect them
from abuse, discrimination, and other hate-related crimes in a nation where these crimes were
once legal (Shively & Mulford, 2007). With these laws, the lives of the minority groups and
the ways that human service professionals deliver their services have been affected
significantly. This paper will focus on the African American population and the effect of the
Hate Crimes Laws.
African Americans have been selected as the target population for this paper.
According to Diller (2013), the prevalence of social inj...

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