Consumer and Family Sciences

Consumer and Family Sciences
This project will explore prejudice,discrimination,inequality, and diversity. The requirements include:
  •  a 4-5 page paper
  • minimum of 3 primary sources
  • additional 6 secondary sources
  • use APA for your bibliography

Possible topics include:
Intrapersonality/social anxiety, Mental Illness,   Special Education, African-Americans, Hispanic-Americans, Asian Americans, Middle Eastern, Elderly/Disabled,  Gender Equity, Gay/Lesbian,  GLBTQ, Transgender, Religious Groups (Jewish, Muslim, etc.) 

 
Primary and Secondary Sources
 

Register for EasyBib and start creating your bibliography now!

http://www.easybib.com/

Check out the following websites for good information:

 

The first two sites are databases from Kitsap Regional Library www.krl.org (use the NKHS ID #29068006856151)
Select "Research and Learn" and then move to either 

  • Opposing Viewpoints
  • U.S. History in Context 
 
Other Sites:

Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (federal government)
Learn about the various types of discrimination prohibited by the laws enforced by EEOC.
http://www.eeoc.gov/laws/types/index.cfm

United Nations and Human Rights
http://www.un.org/en/rights/

Southern Poverty Law Center
http://www.splcenter.org/

Human Rights Watch

http://www.hrw.org/ 

Department of Health and Human Services (federal government)
  http://www.hhs.gov/ 
 
Anti-Defamation League
 http://www.adl.org/  

LGBTQ Resources 

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