20170419222401contemporary_issue_analysis 20170419222157instructions_individual_final_paper__analysis_of_contemporary_social_issue_1 x
This paper is an analysis of a social issue, e.g., immigration, homelessness, childhood obesity, people without health insurance, and to apply Kingdon’s/Jansson’s agenda-setting model to analyze how the factors in the current context affect whether or not the issue gets on the political agenda and even the factors that may have led to the selection of a particular policy alternative.
To complete this assignment include the following:
Select one of the following contemporary social issues as the topic for your paper.
· Childhood obesity
· Gay Marriage
· Lack of Health Insurance
· Citizen privacy/Government surveillance
· Gun violence
· Death Penalty
· Ebola outbreak
· Human Trafficking
You may also select an issue that is not on the list, but you must get approval from the instructor. Ideally, the issue must be one that was under debate within the last three years. It may have a national or local issue, and should be one of particular interest to you.
Complete instructions for this assignment is provided separately in the enclosing folder: Contemporary Issue Final Paper
Papers will be completed individually, and should be no more than 6 double-spaced pages in APA format.
Save your assignment as a Microsoft Word document ( or x – Mac users, please remember to append the ” ” extension to the filename.) The name of the file should be your first initial and last name, followed by an underscore and the name of the assignment, and an underscore and the date.
An example is shown below:
Due date: Your final paper is due by Week 7, Sunday at 11:55 p.m. Eastern time.