What is this paper? It is learning skills, knowledge, and curiosity. It is an extraordinary way to learn about Cultural Diversity and the “New America.” It is a way to erase fears of the unknown social and cultural phenomena that may impede your ability to embrace the demographic changes occurring in the United States and to embrace the vitality and excitement of change.
Please answer the following questions in a narrative format. This is a formal paper that requires correct grammar, punctuation, and APA format. You DO need an abstract for this paper. Use the following criteria as a template and answer all questions. This paper has no page limit, but it should not exceed more than 10 pages excluding title page and references.
Introduction/Overview of the chosen cultural group
a. Total population size
b. Breakdown by ages
c. Other breakdowns
Cultural Communication Patterns:
a. Dominant language and dialects
a. Dominant religion and use of prayers
b. Meaning of Life
a. Traditional health and illness beliefs and practices
b. Definition of health
c. Definition of illness
a. Traditional methods of maintaining, protecting, and restoring health
b. Use and availability of home and herbal remedies
c. Barriers to health care
Application to your practice.
APA Style/Grammar & Mechanics
1. Instruction: Conduct a research review on a cultural group Do not choose Hispanic, American, African-American or Haitian culture. ( i chose Philippines)
2. Size: This paper should not exceed 8 pages not including the abstract and references.
3. References: Most references should come from the last five years, although classic references are acceptable. At least ten 10 (ten) of the references must come from the research literature. Internet sources are acceptable as long as they come from governmental organizations, universities, or professional associations and organizations. Wikipedia is not an acceptable reference because content has not been refereed.
4. Grade: This paper is worth 20% of your final grade