RUS375 Iowa State The Soviet Government & the Chernobyl Disaster Paper

Many of the module’s personal narratives focus on human trauma and suffering that thousands of people had to endure after the Chernobyl disaster. From what you learned in this module, do you feel that the Soviet government’s response to the catastrophe was adequate / appropriate? Was there anything specific that the Soviet government did (or didn’t do) that surprised you?

Keep in mind that your response should NOT simply be a summary of the assigned reading. A higher grade will be awarded to posts that demonstrate student’s ability to provide an original interpretation of the topic while also applying relevant concepts, issues, and theories covered in the module.