Compose a short narrative (250-300 words) in the discussion space. [This is about one page of text that is typed in Times New Roman, 12-point font, and is double-spaced.].
1. Compose a short narrative (250-300 words) in the discussion space. [This is about one page of text that is typed in Times New Roman, 12-point font, and is double-spaced.]
a. Select one trait or tradition from your own culture, describe its characteristics, and explain how it is meaningful to you.
b. Relate this to a domain within the Purnell Model for Cultural Competence (Purnell, 2002) and compare this information to one other culture of your choosing.
c. What are the similarities and differences of this trait between the two cultures?
d.Support your content with information from at least one peer-reviewed healthcare professional journal article.
I am African American. The trait I choose from my culture is storytelling. As slaves, we weren’t allowed to read or write so my ancestors expressed themselves through storytelling. It’s why today we have such great music, poetry, and comedy. Please let me know if you need more insight on this. But there are numerous articles discussing this as well. As for the comparison, please feel free to use any other cultures of your choice including your own if you’d like.