Definition of Race 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.