Week 4 Final Project Milestone

Week 4 Final Project Milestone
Required Resources Readings
•Muller, G. H. (2014). The new world reader: Thinking and writing about the global community (4th ed.). Boston, MA: Wadsworth, Cengage Learning.
oChapter 7, “Culture Wars: Whose Culture Is It, Anyway?”
oChapter 8, “The Clash of Civilizations: Is Conflict Avoidable?” (pp. 262–279)
oChapter 10, “Global Aid: Can We Reduce Disease and Poverty?” (pp. 327–343)
oChapter 11, “The Fate of the Earth: Can We Preserve the Global Environment?” (pp. 344–366)
Week 4 Final Project Milestone
Assignment: Final Project Milestone
Next week, you will submit your final paper about a global issue that you have identified through your readings in the course text. This week, you will gain an even wider perspective on your chosen topic by seeking out external sources that provide articles directly related to your topic.
To prepare:
•Reread your Final Project Milestone entries from Weeks 2 and 3.
•Review the essays from the Muller text that inspired your thinking on your chosen topic.
•Conduct research to find two outside sources that address your global issue from different perspectives.
The assignment:
•Write 2 to 3 paragraphs in which you:
oIdentify two additional articles from outside sources that discuss your global issue from a perspective different than the two articles that you wrote about in Week 3.
oFor each new article, describe the perspectives on your global issue that the articles reflect (e.g., economics, social, cultural, historical, political)
oFor all examples, record in your assignment information about each source, including author, year, page number, and publication title.