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Nakul Shah Introduction to Policy, Planning and Health M. Simmons Due February 28 th Spring Semester 2011 Problem Set 1 1. What features are common to the fields of planning, public health, and public policy? The common features of the fields of planning, public health, and public policy are economics, science, ethics, and politics. It effects non-profit organizations, government bureaucratic organization, public response, and the media. This encompasses globalization, economic stimulus, and health care reform 2. Scientists feel that the “Principles of Freedom and Responsibility” were violated during the Bush Administration. What is the definition of PFR? Provide two examples of how the climate toward scientific methods/approaches has changed since January 20 th . The principles of freedom and responsibility are stated in the Bill of Rights. According to Amendment 1, in regards to the principles of freedom, “Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the Government for a redress of grievances.” The principles of responsibility explain that all Americans have a civic responsibility to guard these rights for every citizen. For example, parents have the primary responsibility for the upbringing and education of their children. We are responsible to participate in our communities as well as display actions in advocacy for various causes, such as political, economic, civil, environmental or quality of life issues. Two examples of how the climate toward scientific methods/approaches has changed since
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