Write a 4-5 page (double-spaced) paper on one of the following topics. For this paper, you should not use outside sources, but should only use the material we read in class for our “Is multiculturalism a good thing?: The case of race” unit.
Be sure to:
Clearly and accurately represent the authors’ views.
Cite the author and page number in parentheses after any quotes from or paraphrases of the article(s) you use.
Respond to specific points the author makes when agreeing or disagreeing.
Defend your view.
Explain how Taylor’s view counters Appiah’s racial eliminativism. What is Taylor’s view of the reality of race and how does it contrast with Appiah’s? Why does Taylor disagree with Appiah’s view that we should stop using the concept of race? Which author do you think is right (if either) and why?