All the readings here are from & Understanding Cultural Diversity
An Anthology for Core 101.Third Edition. Noname College Core Program in Cultural Diversity, City University of New York, book.
Read “The Official English Question” by James Crawford p88-90.
Is it about:
1) should English be the official language in America? or 2) the political contexts for official languages in nation-states
What are the supporting ideas?
Is the status for an official language best described as a process of acculturation or a process of assimilation?
Read “Communication in a Global Village: Interpersonal Encounters and Intercultural Encounters” by Dean Barlund p 123-126. Identify the main subject and supporting ideas. It’s okay to identify the main subject in parts (i.e., first half of article focuses on …, second half focuses on …).
Read “Nonverbal Communication” by Gary Ferraro p 127-128. Identify main subject and supporting ideas.
APA cite in text and at the end of your notes in a reference section.