SOC 300 Week 4 Assignment 1 - The Effects of War and Peace on Foreign Aid



Use the Internet to research one (1) developing nation of
your choice. Your research should include an examination of the effects that
war and peace have on the distribution of foreign aid, as well as the material
covered by the Webtext in Weeks 1 through 3.



Write a three to four (3-4) page research paper in which
you:



1.     
Assess the positive and negative
effects that peace and war, respectively, have on the distribution of foreign
aid in the developing country that you have selected. Support your response
with concrete examples of each of the results that you have cited.

 

2.     
Analyze the specific actions that
the leadership of the selected country has taken, through the use of its
foreign aid from donor nations and international lending institutions, to
relieve the severe problems caused by warfare.

 

3.     
Discuss whether or not the extension
of foreign aid has successfully reduced poverty and the incidence of warfare in
the selected country. Support your response with examples.

 

4.     
Use at least five (5) quality
academic resources in this assignment. Note: Wikipedia and other
Websites do not qualify as academic resources.




Your assignment must follow these formatting requirements:



·        
Be typed, double spaced, using Times
New Roman font (size 12), with one-inch margins on all sides; citations and
references must follow APA or school-specific format. Check with your professor
for any additional instructions.

 

·        
Include a cover page containing the
title of the assignment, the student’s name, the professor’s name, the course
title, and the date. The cover page and the reference page are not included in
the required assignment page length.




The specific course learning outcomes associated with this
assignment are:



·        
Analyze how funding in the form of
aid, investment and loans moves from industrialized nations to the developing
world to alleviate the problems caused by warfare.

 

·        
Use technology and information
resources to research issues in sociology of developing countries.

 

·        
Write clearly and concisely about
sociology of developing countries using proper writing mechanics.




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