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Points of View: Multiculturalism, 2011 Point: Immigrants Must Assimilate into American Culture. Counterpoint: Multiculturalism Will Segregate Society Culturally and Economically.
Badertscher, E. (2011). Point: Immigrants Must Assimilate into American Culture. Points Of View: Multiculturalism, 2. Wilson, B. (2011). Counterpoint: Multiculturalism Will Segregate Society Culturally and Economically. Points Of View: Multiculturalism, 3.
People should certainly keep their own cultures and traditions, but must also assimilate to a degree, to keep the social fabric strong. Multiculturalism will only further ...view middle of the document...
Fact centered or value centered argument? This is a value-centered argument. This is a value-centered argument.
How current if the information? Information gathered from 1991-2009. Information gathered from 1996-2010.
Are references/bibliography included? Yes, 20 references were used. Yes, 19 references were used.
Who is intended audience? US Citizens and Political Social Groups US Citizens and Political Social Groups
February 06, 2011
Being raised by a lower middle class African American family during the 1970’s and late 1980’s, I fell into a social organization that was leveraged when I joined the United States Military. The thought of speaking Spanish, or any other language at that time was only an academic thought while attending high school, and never to be used outside of the classroom. However, the mindset of most individuals in the social network I affiliated with felt the same way. It was not until I discovered I had a tongue for multiple languages through assimilation with the Hispanic soldiers I served with for...