Choose one of the following topics and answer the questions based on what you learned from the readings and resources for this week:
1) What factors can be advanced to explain the chronic instability and internal conflict that have characterized conditions in the Middle East since World War II?
2) What problems does the author describe that would make some people “discontents” of contemporary capitalism?
Your response to the discussion question should:
Be at least 150 words in length
Be thoughtful and substantive
Respond to the discussion prompt and demonstrate critical thinking
Follow APA formatting and documentation guidelines when referring to course readings and other materials
Use proper spelling, grammar, and punctuation