United States-Centric Views Comparison

United States-Centric Views Comparison - United...

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United States-Centric Views Comparison Most Americans formed their beliefs about Muslims and Arabs after the September 11th attacks in 2001. Because of the way the media depicts extremist people of this faith and culture, most Americans think that Muslims and Arabs are one in the same and place a negative view on them. For this particular assignment a friend of mine who is also a military wife filled out the appendix also. It was interesting to see the similarities and differences between both of the charts. Both tables placed descriptors with a positive connotation with Christian Americans. Another similarity is that both tables placed most descriptors with a negative connotation with Muslim and Arab Americans. The table that my friend filled out has considerably less descriptors in the Both Groups column than in mine. Her table lists "immodest dress", "well educated" "socially oppressed" and "socially compliant" in the Both Groups column. I think that this shows she believes that both categories feel
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This note was uploaded on 07/18/2011 for the course ETH 125 taught by Professor Jameshenderson during the Spring '09 term at University of Phoenix.

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