Assignment 1: Constructing and Recognizing Race

800-word minimum, not including reference list. Be sure to cite your sources in APA style and to include a reference list at the end of your assignment.

Part 1: Explain the social construction of race. In addition, give an example from one of these Learning Resources that highlights the changing definitions of race.
Part 2: When and how did you become aware of the concept of race or the significance of race? Give an example from your childhood or adulthood that highlights your experience of recognizing the concept of race and/or its significance in society.
Part 3: How has the social construction of race affected your personal definition? How has your personal definition of race changed over time? What social influences have changed your personal definition of race?