Out of the two movies, I think American History X has the greater pedagocical value because pedology is the art of instruction, or teaching. Teaching is shown more in this movie because going to prison taught derek that his actions were leading him in the wrong direction. It also taught him that even "his own people" will turn on him, and the black person actually became his friend. This is the message that needs to be taught to the world.
Comment on some of the distinctions between Black culture and white culture that we discussed in class. What do these cultures have in common
Some distinctions between black culture and white culture are that white women are more submissive than black women. In class, it was said that men tend to like white women more for that reason because they dont talk back when they are asked to do something, and they would rather give in than argue. Whereas, a