Read pages 487-493 and respond to the essay “Ounces of Prevention.”
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Write a 500 word (minimum) post on the essay and on what you have learned about writing proposals. In particular, focus on anything that stands out for you, perhaps because it resonates with your own experience or because you find a statement puzzling/interesting. You might consider using the suggestions in numbers 1, 2, and 3 on pages 491-492 as a guide, responding to key terms and analyzing the assumptions presented in the essay on the topics of the government’s role in solving health problems and research studies. Then I want you to dig deeper with the rest of the post on the topic of Responding to Objections and Alternative Solutions. In particular, do the Analyze and Write exercise on page 493 and answer the questions.
To get full credit for this post, you must clearly cite the text incorporating key quotes from the essay as you analyze it, meet the minimum word count, post it on time, and reply to at least three classmates and Kevin, adding to the discussion.