Race and Ethnicity SLSO1004/SOCL1034 Section 8A
Assignment Six (20 points):
Please read over your lecture notes on Middle-eastern (Muslim)-Americans as well as the articles from the following websites.
Analyze the articles and your notes and write an essay on Islamophobia in America incorporating the following points
- What does it mean when we say that Muslim-Americans are ethnically and racially diverse?
- Does the general class standing of Muslim-Americans reflect their status as a minority? If not, what does?
- What do the articles refer to when they imply that Islamophobia as well as discrimination against Muslims is not a private action but rather a state project?
Please refer to accompanying rubric for writing organization and grading expectations