You are tasked with composing a paper comparing two to three countries of your choosing (you will identify your selections which will be designated during class discussion).
The comparative paper will depict the following components of your countries:
- Physical Geography
- Cultural, economic, historical aspects of each country
- Governmental policies and practices
As well, it will feature common challenges like:
- Climate, Global Climate Change, Environmental Issues
- Population, Migratory Patterns
- Poverty, Inequality and Development
For topic inspiration, please refer to our textbook, apps like Flipboard or LibraryPressDisplay through the Lynn Library site at the following address,
. Country Briefings should be six to eight pages in length.
Sources for this country briefing should include your textbook, the UN, current articles gathered from newspaper (please refer to LibraryPressDisplay through the Lynn Library site at the following address, http://library.pressdisplay.com/pressdisplay/viewer.aspx
) and scholarly journal sources. Additionally, complete one interview with a Lynn student from the country or region in consideration. Prior to your interviews, we will discuss interview techniques and questions in class. Please refer to The Chicago Manual of Style for proper citation, footnotes and bibliography format.
Consult the following texts:
University of Chicago Press Staff, eds. The Chicago Manual of Style. 15th ed. Chicago: University of
Chicago Press, 2003. ISBN: 0226104036
Strunk, William, and E.B. White. The Elements of Style. 4th ed. New York: Longman, 2000.
the two countries are Norway and Tunissia