Month: December 2020

Text presentation – American political thought

“The presentation should introduce  the  main  arguments  of  the  text  and  briefly  explain  the  historical  background.  The  length  of  the presentation should be approx. 1 pageof text. Presenters will then also be responsible for facilitating the class discourse by being the experts on the text. Whether you are presenting or not, everybody is required to …

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Politics can be divisive. Do you think that discussions about politics would be better or easier

“1. Politics can be divisive. Do you think that discussions about politics would be better or easier if we focused on ideas and outcomes rather than specific politicians and personalities?  Why does the discussion of politics create so much friction? As you know, emotion and high tension in politics is nothing new and can be …

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CRITICAL REVIEW 4

“movie:Professor’s Choice: Boyz ‘N the Hood, 1991; Directed by John Singleton or Selma, 2014; Directed by Ava DuVernay or TBA) 850words Order Solution Now ”

Discussion

“Compare and contrast lobbying and activism (via social movements). What are the differences between the organizations and activities of interest groups and social movements? What are the similarities (especially given the focus in interest groups on the “”outside game””)? The Struggle for Democracy: A Reader in American Politics, latest edition Edward S.Greenberg & Benjamin Page …

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reading response

“One 5 page “reading response” essays on class readings the student chooses (list of choices to be distributed).   The aim is to identify the main argument of the theory with its key assumptions and causal logic; to provide analysis of the argument and/or to draw out the implications of the argument; and finally, to evaluate the evidence offered in support (if evidence is presented). will …

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Powerpoint

“This is the last piece of your class project. Imagine the presentation has been approved by the president and will be publicly published to sell the president’s ideas. Take your research from the essays and present it in a multimedia presentation using PowerPoint. Here’s a link to instructions on using PowerPoint if you’re new to it. APUS provide …

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