1. Rites of Passage (25 points)
A rite of passage is a ceremony or a completion of a task that changes a person’s status in a society. Many societies have rites of passages such as a ceremony for young girls becoming women and young boys becoming warriors.
Research a rite of passage for a culture of your choosing. Create a photographic essay using your research and submit your work for credit. Your research should be at least 2 pages in length. Please include images.
2. How might our elders be better and more productively integrated into the active life of the community. Develop a set of specific proposals that might keep them being farmed out to old age home and cut off from society in general. Focus particularly on how they might actually help other development groups in their growth.