Review the proposed ‘Soda Ban’ in New York City.
In a 750 to 1,000 word essay, address the following:
Discuss the social acceptability of proposed the ‘Soda Ban’.
To what extent should organizations such as the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DOHMH) be able to determine the social acceptability of societal eating and drinking behavior? How does social acceptability play into the evaluation of public policy?
Is there an appropriate balance between perceived public health interests by public officials and individual autonomy and liberty? Why or why not? Defend your rational.
Utilize the GCU library and/or the Topic materials to locate at least three relevant scholarly sources to support your essay.
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