what is the future of racism, will racism increase, decrease, or stay the same in the United States?
Assignment: Pure Race
1) After reading page 290-294 and the “American Anthropological Association Statement on Race” in Week 9 folder explain why there is no such thing as a “pure race” or how race is a “social construct.” Support your claims with examples from the readings.
2) Read the article, ‘White Privilege: Unpacking the Invisible backpack” in Week 9 folder and mark an X on a piece of paper for every “yes” you answer.
My white students in the past have become very uneasy when they do the “white privilege” backpack exercise. Why do you think they become so uncomfortable?
3) In your opinion, what is the future of racism, will racism increase, decrease, or stay the same in the United States?
Discussion: Risk factors or precursors to adolescent pregnancy
Adolescent pregnancy is viewed as a high-risk situation due to the serious health risks that this creates for the mother, the baby, and society at large. Describe various risk factors or precursors to adolescent pregnancy. Research community and state resources devoted in adolescent pregnancy and describe at least two of these resources. Research the teen pregnancy rates for the last 10 years for your state and community. Has this rate increased or decreased? Discuss possible reasons for an increase or decrease.
Discussion: Health Report for Mercy Hospital
Look at the Balanced Scorecard for Mercy Hospital. Use Memorandum format and direct it to your faculty. Please explain what data and information were needed to develop this report. Be specific and offer examples. Explain why some portions of the document are missing initiatives. Tell us how this scorecard is going to be used for Mercy Strategic Planning process. Make sure to use APA to cite relevant sources.