Week #1 Assignment (5 pts)
 
Week #1, HUM 213, Spring 2011
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HUM 213 Week #1 Assignment:  (directions were originally given orally in class)
Web Readings and Informal Notes
Worth: 5 pts. possible
DUE: 
Wed., 3/30/11

To get all 5 points, you need turn in informal NOTES on these three items:
1.  On Web Readings #1, briefly identify (or describe) which Aljazeera web articles you read, and your reaction/s.
2.  On Web Reading #2, briefly describe your reaction/s to the reading on misconceptions and stereotypes.
3.  List reason/s why you have chosen to take HUM 213.

Web Readings #1:  Select and read 2 or 3 Aljazeera-English web articles of your choice.
Aljazeera-English Home Page: http://english.aljazeera.net/

Web Reading #2: Read Global Connections: Middle East article “What Are Some Typical Misperceptions and Stereotypes Westerners Hold about Islam and the Middle East, and Vice Versa?” URL: http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/globalconnections/mideast/questions/types/index.html

“What Are Some Typical Misperceptions and Stereotypes Westerners Hold about Islam and the Middle East, and Vice Versa?”  “Connecting Questions: Stereotypes.” Global Connections: The Middle East.  WGBH Educational Foundation, 2002. PBS. Public Broadcasting Service, 2011. Web. 22 Jan. 2011. <http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/globalconnections/mideast/questions/types/index.html>.


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