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ETH 125 Ver.8 Week 1 DQ 1 DQ #1 - Name a famous person whom you would consider a “typical” American. What characteristics of this individual do you think make her or him typical? Do you consider these characteristics a stereotype? Why, or why not?

ETH 125 Ver.8 Week 1 DQ 2 DQ #2 - Do you think it is human nature to categorize people? Why or why not?

ETH 125 Ver.8 Week 1 Individual Diversity Worksheet Complete the Diversity Worksheet, located on the student website.

ETH 125 Ver.8 Week 2 DQ 1 DQ #1 - Racial profiling is frequently in the news and is a prime example of stereotyping in action. How does racial profiling relate to stereotyping? Explain.

ETH 125 Ver.8 Week 2 DQ 2 DQ #2 - How does mass media contribute to the perpetuation of stereotypes and prejudice in the United States? Give an example.

ETH 125 Ver.8 Week 2 Individual Implicit Association Test Complete the Harvard-hosted Implicit Association Test (IAT) using the following instructions. Each test you choose to take should take about 10 minutes to complete. • • •

Navigate to the Project Implicit® home page at https://implicit.harvard.edu/implicit/ and click Demonstration. At the IAT home page, click on Go to the Demonstration Tests. At the Preliminary Information page, read the disclaimer and click on I wish to proceed. You will be prompted to select a test. Take any of the IAT tests that interest you.

Write a 150- to 300-word response to the following questions. • •

Do you agree with the results of your IAT. If you are comfortable sharing, what was the result of your IAT? If you are not comfortable sharing, what was your impression of the IAT?


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Do you agree or disagree with the result? Do you think that the results are valid for you? Explain why or why not. In your opinion, is prejudice easy or difficult to measure accurately? Why?

Post as a Microsoft Word (.doc or .docx) attachment to the Assignment Section. Format your paper consistent with APA (6th Edition) guidelines. Please see instructions and examples for APA formatting in the Center for Writing Excellence, in the Tutorials and Guides Section.

ETH 125 Ver.8 Week 2 Individual Stereotypes and Prejudice Complete the Stereotypes and Prejudice Worksheet, located on the student website. Version 8

ETH 125 Ver.8 Week 3 DQ 1 DQ #1 - Affirmative action programs were intended to remove institutional discrimination and give minorities opportunities that had previously been unfairly denied them. Do you support these programs? Do you think they have worked as intended? Explain.

ETH 125 Ver.8 Week 3 DQ 2 DQ #2 - What are the effects of race, ethnicity, and gender in median income? Does this reflect bias? Refer to your textbooks when composing your response.

ETH 125 Ver.8 Week 3 Individual Discrimination Worksheet Complete the Discrimination Worksheet, located on the student website.

ETH 125 Ver.8 Week 3 Individual Who Am I Presentation Create a presentation (using Microsoft® PowerPoint® or another presentation software as approved by your instructor) about your personal background and identity. Identify two or three social categories you identify with that you are comfortable sharing. Include the following: •

Illustrate the racial, ethnic, cultural, gender, or other social categories or groups you identify with and are comfortable sharing.

Select one of the social categories you listed and discuss how this social group has been marginalized or has experienced discrimination throughout history.

Describe the relationship between your ancestry and any racial, ethnic, or cultural groups you identify with—particularly if you identify with more than one.

Describe a time you, an ancestor, or someone else who belongs to one of your identity groups endured discrimination. Version 8


ETH 125 Ver.8 Week 4 DQ 1 DQ #1 - Do you think perceptions of American Muslims and Muslims in general have changed since 9/11? If so, are these changes justified? Why? If not, why do you believe they have not changed?

ETH 125 Ver.8 Week 4 DQ 2 DQ #2 - Before World War I and II, anti-Semitism was more prevalent than it is today. Does antiSemitism still exist? In what forms?

ETH 125 Ver.8 Week 4 Religious and Ethnic Diversity paper Complete your Religion and Ethnic Diversity Paper. Refer to the Religious and Ethnic Diversity Paper Instructions on the student website. Post as a Microsoft Word (.doc or .docx) attachment to the Assignment Section. Format your paper consistent with APA (6th Edition) guidelines. Please see instructions and examples for APA formatting in the Center for Writing Excellence, in the Tutorials and Guides Section.

ETH 125 Ver.8 Week 5 DQ 1 DQ #1 - Your textbooks say that according to sociologists, racial categories are misleading and are harmful ways to divide human groups. Do you agree or disagree with this statement? Why?

ETH 125 Ver.8 Week 5 DQ 2 DQ #2 - Genocide is the deliberate and systematic destruction of an ethnic, racial, or national group, such as the Turkish killing of Armenians after World War I, the Nazis’ slaughter of 6 million European Jews during World War II, or the mass killings in Rwanda in 1994. Has genocide ever been practiced or condoned in the United States? Explain your response.

ETH 125 Ver.8 Week 5 Racial Diversity Historical Worksheet Complete the Racial Diversity: Historical Worksheet, located on the student website.

ETH 125 Ver.8 Week 6 DQ 1 DQ #1 - Have you seen changes in racial equality and diversity in the past 5 to 10 years? If so, what was the motivating factor behind these changes? If not, why do you think things haven’t changed?

ETH 125 Ver.8 Week 6 DQ 2 DQ #2 - Racial and Ethnic Groups defines the culture of poverty as “a way of life that involves no future planning, no enduring commitment to marriage, and no work ethic; this culture follows the poor even when they move out of slums or barrios.” Do you believe there is such a thing as a culture of poverty? Explain.

ETH 125 Ver.8 Week 6 Racial Diversity in Society Worksheet Appendix F Complete the Racial Diversity in Society Worksheet, located on the student website.

ETH 125 Ver.8 Week 7 Diversity Organization paper Appendix H


Complete your Diversity Organizations Worksheet and Paper. Refer to the Diversity Organizations Worksheet, located on the student website, for instructions. Post as a Microsoft Word (.doc or .docx) attachment to the Assignment Section. Format your paper consistent with APA (6th Edition) guidelines. Please see instructions and examples for APA formatting in the Center for Writing Excellence, in the Tutorials and Guides Section.

ETH 125 Ver.8 Week 7 DQ 1 DQ #1 - The women’s and feminist movements have been somewhat successful; women have gained access to high-ranking and high-paying jobs in many industries and fields. Are there still issues for women in the workforce? If so, what are they and what changes still need to occur? If not, what do you think made the movements so successful?

ETH 125 Ver.8 Week 7 DQ 2 DQ #2 - In 2010, there was a high occurrence of suicides related to the bullying of gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender (GLBT) preteens and young adults. What was the response to these events? Do you feel the response was adequate? Why or why not?

ETH 125 Ver.8 Week 7 Gender and Sex Appendix G Complete the Gender and Sex Worksheet, located on the student website.

ETH 125 Ver.8 Week 8 Aging and Disability Appendix I Complete the Aging and Disability Worksheet, located on the student website

ETH 125 Ver.8 Week 8 DQ 1 DQ #1 - Ageism refers to prejudice and prejudicial treatment against people older than a certain age (often people older than their mid-50s). What do you think is the most common expression of ageism?

ETH 125 Ver.8 Week 8 DQ 2 DQ #2 - Do you feel the changes brought about by ADA were adequate? Why or why not?

ETH 125 Ver.8 Week 9 DQ 1 DQ #1 - In his famous “I Have a Dream” speech, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. said, “I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin but by the content of their character.” What has yet to be done to fulfill Dr. King’s dream for American society? What could you do personally to help fulfill Dr. King’s dream?

ETH 125 Ver.8 Week 9 DQ 2 DQ #2 -Think of a situation where you worked successfully with people from identity groups other than your own. What allowed you to work successfully with them?

ETH 125 Ver.8 Week 9 Individual Final Project Write a 1,050- to 1,750-word paper that answers the following questions:


What information about diversity in the United States has helped you better understand or relate to others in ways that you may not have in the past? Have you learned something new about your own racial, ethnic, or cultural history?

Trends in immigration will continue to shape the demographics of the United States. What will the U.S. population look like in the year 2050? Why do you think so?

o What challenges does the United States face due to the diversity of its people?

o What are the benefits of such a diverse society?

How can we foster a climate of acceptance and cultural pluralism in the United States?

o In what ways does the media perpetuate stereotyping and prejudice? Provide examples to support your assertion.

o In what ways does the media help foster appreciation for diversity? Provide examples to support your assertion.

o How might individuals and the United States work together to reduce prejudice and increase appreciation for diversity?

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How might you change your own behaviors to be more inclusive and pluralistic?

Post as a Microsoft Word (.doc or .docx) attachment to the Assignment Section. Format your paper consistent with APA (6th Edition) guidelines. Please see instructions and examples for APA formatting in the Center for Writing Excellence, in the Tutorials and Guides Section.


Eth 125 entire course version 8 (cultural diversity)