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Write a 525- to 700-word paper discussing the current view that race is a social construction supported by political realities. 

Include the following:How does this view compare with the traditional, biological view of race?What are motivating factors for early Americans to construct race and racial categories? Which approach – assimilation, melting pot, fusion and/or pluralism – matches most closely to the new definition of race in contemporary America?Which definition of race do you support?  Why?

Format your assignment according to appropriate course-level APA guidelines.

Submit your assignment to the Assignment Files tab.MaterialsGrading criteria for Definition of Race paper