Your final essay should be no more than 5 pages maximum.
MID-TERM ESSAY QUESTION 1
What is brain drain? What are its effects on the U.S.? On other countries?
MID-TERM ESSAY QUESTION 2
Describe three different policies the United States has had toward the flow of laborers over the Mexican-U.S. border. What conflicts exist between the needs of business, humanitarian efforts, and the socioeconomic conditions in Mexico?
MID-TERM ESSAY QUESTION 3
What are the factors contributing to the reversal of the progress African Americans have made in higher education? What are the indicators of this reversal?
MID-TERM ESSAY QUESTION 4
Use the concept of blended identity to describe Muslim Americans today. Use specific examples to illustrate the concept.
MID-TERM ESSAY QUESTION 5
How has the media contributed to prejudice and discrimination against Asian Americans? How might these problems be remedied?