AMU Homeland Security – Terrorism (Week 2) Discussion Forum

Discussion Questions: Analyze the idea that the only way to safeguard the public from continuing threat of bioterrorism is to impose restrictions on civil liberties. What are some trends that have been taken in American history in dealing with public health issues? Describe the various elements of public health statutes that are important elements of public health emergency response plans. Should restricting civil liberties be a last resort when dealing with public health issues?

Instructions: Fully utilize the materials that have been provided to you in order to support your response. Your initial post should be at least 500 words.

Forum posts are graded on timeliness, relevance, knowledge of the weekly readings, and the quality of original ideas. Sources utilized to support answers are to be cited in accordance with the APA writing style by providing a general parenthetical citation (reference the author, year and page number) within your post, as well as an adjoining reference list. Refer to grading rubric for additional details concerning grading criteria.

Grading: Forums are graded using the following rubric: SSGS Discussion Forum Grading Rubric