Directions for essay
1.) describe, identify, and explain 2 or more different philosophical positions and the relevant philosophical concepts. — provides clear, accurate and full explanations of each philosophical positions.
2.) apply critical thinking skills by analyzing the strengths and weaknesses of philosophical positions or theories and by writing a clear and coherent essay. — gives coherent and consistent reasoning through out the essay and a clear and comprehensive explanation of the issue to be considered. Also provides a coherent analysis of the strengths and weaknesses of the position at issue.
3.) create an informed personal response to a philosophical issue by developing and defending a personal opinion to the selected philosophical problem.— provides a coherent and well thought out personal position that is fully defended against a rational, but opposing position. The assumptions behind your view, and the opposing view are recognized and analyzed. The impact of your position on your personal life and on your society is explored.
4.) grammar—- demonstrates graceful use of language by being free from most errors in grammar and mechanics. The essay needs to be well organized and focused. Uses credible sources to support and inform the content.