Click on https://www.msu.edu/~jdowell/miner.htmland read the article entitled “Body Ritual among the Nacirema.”
Write a 500-600 word response that answers the following questions:
- Where do you think this society is located? (Consider the irony of the title before you answer.)
- What do you think the author hopes to accomplish by having penned this article?
- Do any aspects of Nacirema behavior seem pathological to you? Explain your reaction.
- Can you think of any better way of handling the central concerns of the Nacirema?
- How do you think recent arrivals to the U. S. from less developed nations feel about utilizing the healthcare system as depicted among the Nacirema?