504: Discussion Board 02 Instructions
Prompt: Using examples of the leaders discussed in the required reading, discuss the key attributes needed for statesmanship, particularly during a time of national disunity. Support your examples with citations from the required reading, as well as with examples of specific actions and decisions made by the leaders discussed in this module/week’s required reading.
***Further Instructions on Sources:
- 2-3 quotes/in-text citations from PDF files by Newell, Terry. Statesmanship, Character, and Leadership in America. New York: Palgrave MacMillian, 2013. These PDF files are separated into chapters – These are the three chapters: Newell_Chapter2Jefferson, Newell_Chapter3Lincoln, and Newell_Chapter7FordAssumesthePresidencyandPardonsNixon.
- 1-2 quotes/in-text citations from PDF file call “Margaret Thatcher and Conservatism.”
- 1-2 quotes/in-text citations from PDF file call “Dred Scott.”
- 2 biblical scriptures that go along with this assignment – Biblical scriptures MUST tie in with what this prompt is asking.
***Further Instructions on Assignment:
Please follow instructions above and grading rubric very thoroughly and carefully. Make sure this assignment has an Introduction, Body, and Conclusion. Must be formatted in current Turabian style and include a bibliography. Make sure to include (correct) page numbers for quotes, paraphrase, etc. NO PLAGIARISM as I will check if it is OR not. DO NOT STRAY FROM WHAT THIS ASSIGNMENT IS ASKING; MAKE SURE TO COVER ALL AREAS BEING ASKED (ABOVE UNDER “PROMPT”). Remember, this is a graduate (Master’s) level assignment, so make sure that it is – Graduate level academic writing on this assignment is very important.
ONLY use the sources I’ve asked above.
***You may have to look up what the key attributes to statesmanship to help guide and answer this prompt.