Due March 21st
(Posted ) “Slumber’s Unexplored Landscape,” by Bruce Bower:
List some of the important ways in which sleep patterns differ between what is considered ‘normal’ in the U.S. and the 10 non-Western populations analyzed by Carol Worthmann.
Refer to the concept of holism in the Key Terms and Concepts handout and your notes from our class discussion of holism. In what ways are ‘typical’ U.S. sleep patterns and habits holistically related to other aspects of U.S. society? In other words, how are sleep patterns connected to U.S. cultural ideas about work, time, individualism, privacy, ‘normalcy,’ etc.?
PB Chap. 8, “How Race Becomes Biology,” by Clarence Gravlee
What does the author mean by the phrase “race becomes biology”? How does ‘race become biology’ according to the author?
How did the tragedy of September 11, 2001, affect the health of mothers and children with Arab surnames in the United States?
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