Explain the differences between Liberalism and Conservatism. Does ideology really make a difference in the United States today? Support your reasoning with examples. How does this impact American culture, government and politics in your opinion? You will be expected to support your discussion with primary texts and from pre-approved secondary sources (including, but not limited to the course text, online lectures, and a list of suggested online resources). Your paper should be 6-8 pages in length and include proper APA citation.
Submit your essay to the appropriate topic in the W3: Assignment 2 Dropbox. Remember, you should utilize information provided from each week of the course thus far to complete your essay.
|Assignment 2 Grading Criteria||Maximum Points|
|Provided an overview of the differences between Liberalism and Conservativism.||55|
|Explained whether ideology makes a difference between Liberalism and Conservativism in the United States and supported your reasoning with examples.||55|
|Supported your opinion of whether ideology impacts American culture, government, and politics.||55|
|Used appropriate primary texts and pre-approved secondary sources to support your response.||25|
|Used correct grammar and spelling.||5|
|Conformed to APA citation and page length guidelines (6-8 pages).||5|