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Do you think public opinion matters more or less now than it did in the in the early years of the US?

Do a brief write-up reflecting on the changing role of public opinion in foreign policy making as well as why certain divides exist among groups of people and elites.
First, read the following findings on US attitudes toward foreign policy, and compare them to the results below.
https://www.pewresearch.org/politics/2019/12/17/6-views-of-foreign-policy/Links to an external site.
results:
The US shouldfollow its own national interest even when allies strongly disagree: 30%
take into account the interests of its allies even if it means making compromises with them: 70%
The best way to ensure peace ismilitary strength: 30%
good diplomacy: 70%
Pick oneUS policies should try to keep it so America is the only superpower: 75%
It would be acceptable if another country became as militarily powerful as the US: 25%
In a 300-400 word write-up, answer the following questions.
Do you think public opinion matters more or less now than it did in the in the early years of the US? Why or why not?Give at least two to three examples from our reading in Kaufman for events where you believe public opinion had a greater or lesser impact and explain why.
Why do you think you and/or our class differs or is similar to the survey results you see in the Pew article? That is, what might explain the differences or similarities you see?Based on your explanations, what else might you expect to differ or be similar between our class and the general American population?
There aren’t right or wrong answers in terms of the conclusions you draw, but thoroughly each question and clearly connect claims to evidence.

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What is the main claim of the chapter from Cooley and Nexon?

https://www.dhnexon.net/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/Chapter-1-Exit-from-Hegemony.pdf
Answer at least one question in at least 4-6 sentences.
What is the main claim of the chapter from Cooley and Nexon? (The link to chapter 1 is above)

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Identify some areas, other than religion, that intertwine public education in the culture wars.

Prior to beginning work on this assignment, review Chapters 1 and 5 from the course text, Legal Rights of School Leaders, Teachers and Students.
Introduction
Religious issues tend to elicit strong emotions for all involved in the school system. Educational leaders today need to have at least a basic knowledge of the legal guidelines regarding religious expression in public schools. Additionally, effective communication and appropriate practices are essential for resolving issues around religion and core cultural values.

Write
After completing the required reading, complete the following assignment using examples, the text, and at least one outside source to support your thinking:
Assess the impact of the 14th Amendment on religion and public education.
Explain why it may be difficult for some school districts to find the proper balance between religious holiday activities without offending minority religious beliefs or those who believe schools should remain neutral.
The role of religion in public education is often cited as part of the “culture wars.”Define culture wars in your own words.
Identify some areas, other than religion, that intertwine public education in the culture wars.
Plan your response to potential dilemmas surrounding religious expressions.Determine the basic guidelines you will use to influence your decision-making.
The Religious Expression: Let us Pray paper
Must be at least two double-spaced pages in length (not including title and references pages) and formatted according to APA Style Links to an external site.as outlined in the UAGC Writing Center Links to an external site..
Must include a separate title page with the following:Title of paper in bold fontSpace should appear between the title and the rest of the information on the title page.
Student’s name
Name of institution (The University of Arizona Global Campus)
Course name and number
Instructor’s name
Due date
Must utilize academic voice. See the Academic Voice Links to an external site.resource for additional guidance.
Must include an introduction and conclusion paragraph. Your introduction paragraph needs to end with a clear thesis statement that indicates the purpose of your paper.For assistance on writing Introductions & Conclusions Links to an external site.and Writing a Thesis Statement Links to an external site., refer to the Writing Center resources.
Must use at least one outside source in addition to the course text.The Scholarly, Peer-Reviewed, and Other Credible Sources Links to an external site.table offers additional guidance on appropriate source types. If you have questions about whether a specific source is appropriate for this assignment, please contact your instructor. Your instructor has the final say about the appropriateness of a specific source.
To assist you in completing the research required for this assignment, view the Quick and Easy Library Research Links to an external site.tutorial, which introduces the University of Arizona Global Campus Library and the research process, and provides some library search tips.
Must document any information used from sources in APA Style as outlined in the Writing Center’s APA: Citing Within Your PaperLinks to an external site.
Must include a separate references page that is formatted according to APA Style as outlined in the Writing Center. See the APA: Formatting Your References List Links to an external site.resource in the Writing Center for specifications.

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The role of public health organizations in minimizing the use of tobacco products.

Tobacco use is a major global public health challenge, causing in excess of 7 million deaths each year. Of the 7 million tobacco-related deaths worldwide, roughly 70,000 Saudis die from smoking-related diseases (Itumalla & Aldhmadi, 2020). Research a national policy focusing on a specific tobacco prevention initiative.
Based on what you learned this week, address the following substantive requirements:
Specific age groups impacted by tobacco use in Saudi Arabia.
The role of public health organizations in minimizing the use of tobacco products.
The impact of the policy on tobacco prevention and how it may minimize the adverse health risks associated with the use of tobacco products.
Any social issues concerning the implementation of policy.
Your paper should meet the following structural requirements:
Be 10 pages in length, not including the title or references pages.
Be formatted according to APA 7th edition and University writing guidelines.
Provide support for your statements with in-text citations from a minimum of 7 scholarly articles.
Reference
Itumalla, R., & Aldhmadi, B. (2020). Combating tobacco use in Saudi Arabia: A review of recent initiatives. Eastern Mediterranean Health Journal, 26(7). http://www.emro.who.int/emhj-volume-26-2020/volume-26-issue-7/combating-tobacco-use-in-saudi-arabia-a-review-of-recent-initiatives.html