Unit #1 Article Response Paper

Write an essay (about 500 words) in response to the articles by Jennifer Hochschild and Cory Booker article.  Write an essay in response to your thoughts on these articles.

  1. In the first paragraph, briefly summarize both articles.
  2. In the second paragraph, offer your ‘response’ to both authors’ arguments.
    • Do you agree with the Hochschild and Booker critiques of the American Dream? Why or why not?
    • Do you believe that the American Dream is part of our country’s political culture? In what ways do you see it influencing politics and public policy?
  3. Support your argument using this week’s readings from the text book and your general knowledge of American politics and outside sources (if necessary).

Write a 500 word Article Response paper to Hochschild & Booker articles and submit.