For more course tutorials visit www.soc320.com What determines whether policy is enacted or not? Who holds the power and authority to make and change public policy? Review several of your classmates? posts, and then, provide a substantive response to at least two of your classmates by Day 7. What, if any, additional information or insights might you share with them? SOC 320 Week 1 DQ 1 Public Policy SOC 320 Week 1 DQ 2 Republic or Democracy? What, if anything, has changed or is changing, and how does it affect you personally? What were your thoughts prior to reading this week?s reading assignment? Do you think every individual has the right to the same kind of education (i.e., academic versus vocational)? Explain why. SOC 320 Week 1 Journal Reflections on Federal SOC 320 Week 2 Assignment Education Discuss this theory and compare it to the other dominant theoretical frameworks. Then, select one other theory and discuss its strengths and weaknesses as compared to the Stages-Heuristic framework. Then, discuss the agenda setting process as it relates to education; how it came to be identified as a problem and what led to its gaining enough attention so as to bring it to an agenda. SOC 320 Week 2 DQ 1 Policy Process Theories SOC 320 Week 2 DQ 2 Problem Identification What were your thoughts prior to reading this week?s reading assignment? How has your perspective been either reinforced or changed now that you are more informed? What, if anything, might you add to their understanding of grassroots movements and policy formulation and adoption? SOC 320 Week 2 Journal Reflections on Education SOC 320 Week 3 DQ 1 MADD Grassroots Does the strength of the American Association of Retired persons (AARP) play into this perspective? What are some alternatives to the program as it is now? Should alternatives be considered and why What, if anything, has changed or is changing, and how does it affect you personally? What were your thoughts prior to reading this week?s reading assignment? SOC 320 Week 3 DQ 2 Social Security SOC 320 Week 3 Journal Reflections on Federal First, identify a current legislative issue being considered for policy adoption. Search for this information at The Library of Congress THOMAS. Watch Health Reform Hits Main Street: The YouToons Explain the New Health Law. Then, review the information available at Illustrating Health Care Reform: How Health Insurance Coverage Will Work. SOC 320 Week 4 DQ 1 Lobbying SOC 320 Week 4 DQ 2 Health Care Reform How do you feel about the new health care policy? What, if anything, has changed or is changing, and how does it affect you personally? As a supporter of one side of this issue, identify the points made by the presidential candidate that most closely represents your perspective. Discuss policy changes that you would like to see and why? SOC 320 Week 4 Journal Reflections on Health SOC 320 Week 5 DQ 1 Obama and Romney The 18-year process of repealing DADT suggests that policy termination can be a lengthy process. Should policies be inherently difficult to terminate, especially those rooted in public attitudes? What are the major current federal welfare issues? How do you feel about related policies? What, if anything, has changed or is changing, and how does it affect you personally? SOC 320 Week 5 DQ 2 Policy Termination SOC 320 Week 5 Journal Reflections on Federal EASY A+ YOUR GRADES NO MORE HEADACHES For more course tutorials visit www.soc320.com
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