The research paper should be 8-page long (12-point font, double spaced), not counting cover page and bibliography. For this paper, research Vietnam and one critical political issue in that country. There is an outline that has already been written attached. Please use the outline to write the paper. In the paper, you need to show evidence that you are able to critically analyze a political issue. Critical thinking is characterized by the comprehensive exploration of issues, ideas, and events before accepting or formulating an opinion or conclusion.
The paper will include the following parts:
a) an introduction to the country in terms of major demographic and geographic features, brief history, and a description of the current political system,
b) description of an important political problem that the country is facing currently (this section will include how major political forces relate to the political problem and what events have taken place creating the problem),
c) what scholarly research says about your political issue,
d) implications and consequences: what the likely outcome for the political problem is given the balance of politics and resources.