Cultural Diversity & Parental Discipline
Students will pay close attention to the section of acculturation and Middle Eastern American Families starting on page 273. For this discussion you will make a comparison of your culture based on how you were raised and the Middle Eastern culture focusing on any four (4) topics below. (If you want to do them all that is encouraged for a better understanding).
- Family roles (father, mother, children, extended family)
- Gender Roles
- Family Structure
- Parental Discipline
- Religion and Social Support
- Communication Styles
Be sure to use additional references to support or provide you with more information. Also include how their culture is portrayed in the media and whether any of the topics play a role in this portrayal.