Essay Exam 1
Below are three essay questions. You must answer each question below and submit your answers via a Microsoft Word or PDF document via the Assignment dropbox. Each answer should be at least 1.5 pages, and you must write in 12pt. Times New Roman, double spaced, with one inch margins all around. This assignment does not require a heading; simply put your name at the top right hand corner using the header function in Microsoft Word.
1. Do you agree with the argument that public leaders and citizens are skeptical about each other’s abilities to address problems? Why or why not? If you do agree, what do you think are the causes of this skepticism and how might it be addressed?
2. Discuss the characteristics of an adult-adult relationship. Do you believe it is important to incorporate these characteristics into public participation? Why or why not? What would you do to integrate these characteristics into public participation?
3. One goal of the War on Poverty was to change the nature of participation, particularly in urban areas. Do you think the War on Poverty was successful in achieving this goal? Why or why not?