1. Chapters 10-14 of the textbook Sixty Million Frenchmen Can’t Be Wrong
2. Module 5 online reading
Beginning in Chapter 9 and continuing through Chapter 14, N-B discuss three pillars of French society: the structure of the French government: central, regional, departmental, and municipal, the French language, and the education system.
Write a short essay on a topic of your choice based on the readings and one of the areas listed above. Your essay should involve a discussion of some aspect of French and Anglo-American relations or a comparison of French and American systems or customs.
Background to the assignment: At the beginning of the Medieval Age, there was a synthesis of three different cultures within Western culture. There was the classical culture, Christian culture, and pagan culture. Each made adjustments as they interacted and came together, and over hundreds of years, they finally settled into a balanced Western culture for a time period.
Description of the assignment: In America today, there is a synthesis of different cultures as well. There is the secular culture, Christian culture, and other religious cultures. In a logical discussion, describe what a possible balanced culture might look like in America in the future. Explain in an orderly manner why you came to these conclusions. It may help to read the essay in the back of your textbook titled. “The Future of Western Culture”. This assignment requires an opinion; you must clarify your position. If you include sources, cite them in current APA format. This assignment must be 250–300 words and must include the word count in parentheses. Submit a draft of your Learning Activity to SafeAssign for feedback a few days before the assignment is due.