Race and Ethnicity
Identify and then briefly compare and contrast two models of ethnic relations discussed in Yatman Part 3. Which model of ethnic relations do you feel best describes ethnic and race relations in the United States? Explain why. To support your arguments, provide an example of a contemporary, newsworthy event involving ethnic or race relations. Describe the event and then explain how the model you prefer can be used to analyze and better understand the implications of this event. (Please note that a model or theory is distinct from a practice. Theoretical models (such as the ?melting pot?) involve ideas that explain, justify, and generate practices and policies.
This essay should be 3-5 pages in length .