eth125_appendix_d-1 - governed by the Quran, fanatically...

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Axia College Material Appendix D United States-Centric Views Comparison Consider this question: What are an average American’s perceptions about Muslim/Arab American and Christian American groups? Copy each descriptor from the paragraph below and paste it into the table according to how you think an average American would categorize the descriptor. Would each descriptor best apply to Christian Americans only, Muslim and Arab Americans only, or to both groups? In organizing this information, you are conveying what you think most Americans perceive about these groups, so there are no “right” answers. In fact, your table categorizations may be markedly different from what you personally believe is true. Descriptors Good neighbors, family oriented, oppressive to women, not oppressive to women, women as homemakers, women who go to work, patriarchal society, modest dress, immodest dress, well educated, undereducated, religious content in education, secular content in education, devout, law abiding, conservative political values, moderate political values, governed by Biblical law,
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Unformatted text preview: governed by the Quran, fanatically religious, religious values perpetuated in politics, religion part of government, male-dominated political environment, political environment open to both sexes, violent, peaceable, socially exclusionary, socially inclusive, socially oppressed, socially compliant, sexist, feminist, strict moral values, moderate moral values, flexible moral values Table Christian Americans Both Groups Muslim and Arab Americans conservative political values political environment open to both sexes Good neighbors family oriented not oppressive to women women as homemakers women who go to work patriarchal society undereducated religious content in education law abiding religious values perpetuated in politics male-dominated political environment violent peaceable socially inclusive strict moral values flexible moral values modest dress moderate political values ETH 125 ETH 125...
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