WriteÂ a 1,050- to 1,400-word paper discussing the current view that race is a social construction supported by political realities.Â Include the following:
- How does this view compare with the traditional, biological view of race?
- How did the traditional view assist or inhibit the assimilation of underserved groups into the overall American majority?
- Which approach – assimilation, melting pot, fusion and/or pluralism – matches most closely to the new definition of race in contemporary America?
- Which definition of race do you support?Â Why?
FormatÂ your paper consistent with APA guidelines, and include at least two sources in addition to the textbook.