America 1950

Provide the following information about your culture: Content – Introduction with a thesis statement – Provide a brief history of your culture – Explain how your chosen culture is represented in the United States – Is your culture individualistic or collectivistic? Provide at least one example – What are some of the artistic (art, music, architecture, dance) contributions of your culture? – What are some values of your culture? Provide at least three examples – Discuss your culture’s religion(s)? Include name and basic belief system of at least one of the major faiths – What are some of the sex and gender role differences in your culture? Provide at least three examples – Discuss what we would need to know to acculturate into your culture (if a past one, what would we need to do for preparing for our time machine to fit in). Provide at least one concrete suggestion – Conclusion Specific Paper Requirements: – Four page minimum: six page maximum (Times New Roman; One inch margins; Font 12; Double-spaced) – Quality of writing: must contain in-text citations in APA format – Spelling & Grammar – Correct APA format http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/560/01/ – Minimal Four credible sources (books, journal articles, magazine/newspaper articles, etc.) (4 points) * Paper Outline* – INTRODUCTION – HISTORY – CULTURAL CONTEXT – Represented in US – Individualistic/Collective – Artistic – Values – Religion – SEX AND GENDER ROLES – ACCULTURATION – CONCLUSION – References