Multicultural Matrix and Analysis Worksheet

Instructions:

Part I: Select and identify six groups in the left-hand column. Complete the matrix. 

Part II: Write a summary.  

Part III: Format references consistent with appropriate course-level APA guidelines.

Part I

  

What is   the group’s history in the United States?

What is   the group’s population in the United States?

What   are some attitudes and customs people of this group may practice?

What is   something you admire about this group’s people, lifestyle, or society?

 

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Part II

Summarize what you learned from this activity in a 350- to 700-word analysis of the advantages of a multicultural society and labor force. Use the following questions to guide your writing:

· How has U.S. society used each group’s culture to construct the group identity? How has each group been stereotyped? How accurate are these stereotypes?

· How does the social concept of race relate to each group? What prejudice has each group faced?

· How do the behavior and thinking patterns of U.S. culture apply to each group, especially regarding class systems and employment?

Write your analysis here:

Part III

Format your sources consistent with appropriate course-level APA guidelines.

Write the references for your sources here: