Body Ritual among the Nacirema
For your first writing assignment, you will be asked to read "Body Ritual Among the Nacirema" by Horace Miner.
To access the journal article, click on the following link: https://www.msu.edu/~jdowell/miner.html
For this assignment, you may want to focus on the following key concepts in the course:
Culture, Cultural Relativism, Ethnocentrism, Qualitative Research Methodology
Your writing assignment must …
relate the article to core concepts in sociology (such as perhaps cultural relativism, mechanical social solidarity, conflict theory, etc.).
display your knowledge of covered course material, drawing from any of the lessons that fit the topic of the assignment.