Read the textbook chapters as indicated for this week. Write a 2 to 3 paragraph (200 to 500 words) discussion and reflection on the topics.
Talk about was was interesting, difficult, or surprising in what your read. Note any “ah-ha!” moments.
Find a current news article or journal article (Google News and Google Scholar are your friends here) that highlights the topics for this week. Summarize the article’s main points and connect them to the material you read in the textbook.
By the end of the week, select two of your classmates’ postings and write a substantive response to the material they have presented.
Read the responses your classmates have posted to your original posting. Respond as appropriate.