Use the Internet to research one (1)
developing nation (IRAQ). 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 and lectures in Weeks 1 through 3.
Write a four (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.
Use at least five (5) quality academic resources in this assignment. Note: Wikipedia, blogs, and other
nonacademic websites do not qualify as academic resources. Approval of resources is at the instructor’s discretion. Resources must also be within the last seven (7) years.
When referencing the selected resources,
please use the following format:
Name of the author. Name of title. Retrieved from website url.
Soomo. Understanding Development [Webtext].
Retrieved from http://www.webtexts.com/courses/9218-cathey.
Name of the Author. Name of the lecture
[lecture type]. Retrieved from lecture url.
Some University. (2013). Understanding
Development [PowerPoint slides]. Retrieved from /bbcswebdav/institution/SOC/300/1136/Week1/lecture/story.html.
Author’s Name. (Date of publication).
Title of the resource. Retrieved from website url.
Wuestewald, Eric. (2014). Portraits of
people living on a dollar a day. Retrieved from http://www.motherjones.com/mixed-media/2014/04/living-on-a-dollar-a-day-photos-renee-byer-thomas-nazario.
Your assignment must follow these formatting
- 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.
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.