assignment 1 Outline
- Prompt: Outline of Final Paper. Your outline must include all the required elements of the final paper, as set out in the Summary of Assignments in the course syllabus. This submission is not intended to be a lengthy narrative, nor to restrict you to this specific format in your final paper; rather, it is strictly an outline for planning purposes to ensure that you are meeting all the requirements of the assignment and are on the right track.
**** requirements of the FINAL PAPER, that outline is based off of****
**** topic chose is CIVIL RIGHTS LAW & POLICY
The final paper covers the topics discussed and presented in the course. This assignment is due in Unit 7. See the grading rubric (Appendix A) for the final paper for more information. Select one of the topics below to research and write a paper. At a minimum, you must address the following items with respect to your selected topic:
o Explanation of your topic, including definitions of key terms and a detailed discussion of what your topic encompasses or includes.
o A discussion of the current laws and public policies applicable to the topic.
o Identify and discuss emerging policy issues related to the topic, including a detailed discussion of the factors or influences that specifically impact the policymaking process related to each issue.
o A discussion of how someone with a Christian worldview should approach your selected topic and the emerging issues.
o A discussion of your recommended course of action for future policy-making with respect to the emerging issues related to your topic. Be specific.
ASSIGNMENT 2 WRITING ASSIGNMENT
- Prompt: Assume there is a well-known terrorist group with strong ties to a government that is not friendly to the United States. The terrorist group has agents within the United States. The intelligence community is monitoring the activities and communications of those agents. U.S. government officials learn that the group is planning to use large quantities of small, autonomous drone aircraft in a swarming attack to try to damage a nuclear power plant near the U.S.– Canada border. Using these facts, discuss the following: (1) Is this a matter of national security, homeland security, or both? Explain your response in detail. Does it matter what label this situation is given? (2) Is U.S. security policy sufficiently well-developed in order to allow government agencies to respond to the threat? In what ways could the policy be improved? (3) What are the main constitutional and legal principles governing how U.S. government agencies can react in this situation? (4) Other than security policy, what other national policies are implicated by this situation, and how? Be specific.
- Requirements: Minimum of 750 words in proper APA 7 format
*****ATTACHED ARE THE TOPICS WE DISCUSSED DURING CLASS LECTURES