Associate Program Material
Racial Diversity: Historical Worksheet
Answer the following questions in 100 to 250 words each. Provide citations for all the sources you use.
Â· Throughout most of U.S. history, in most locations, what race has been in the majority? What is the common ancestral background of most members of this group?
Â· What are some of the larger racial minorities in U.S. history? What have been the common ancestral backgrounds of each of these groups? When did each become a significant or notable minority group?
Â· In what ways have laws been used to enforce discrimination? Provide examples. These laws were intended against which racial minorities?
Â· In what ways have laws been used to eliminate discrimination? Provide examples. Did the laws work to eliminate discrimination?