Assignment Instructions

Assignment Instructions

NOTE: THIS ASSIGNMENT IS IN TWO TASKS, (1) OUTLINE AND (2) ESSAY

PLEASE SCROW DOWN TO THE BOTTOM FOR THE REMAINING TASK OF THE ASSIGNMENT.

ALSO, EACH ASSIGNMENT OR TASK SHOULD BE SEPARATE

Goal: Students will create a detailed outline for the week 7 Philosophical Essay.

QUESTION: According to Socrates, must one heed popular opinion about moral matters? Does Socrates accept the fairness of the laws under which he was tried and convicted? Would Socrates have been wrong to escape?

TASK 1

Outline Template

Your name

Professor Name

Course

Date

Paper Outline

Thesis: Thesis statement here

  1. Rough draft of introduction to essay/paper
  1. First Major Point
  1. Secondary point
  1. Secondary point
  1. Transition sentence into next paragraph
  1. Second Major Point
  1. Secondary point
  1. Secondary point
  1. Transition sentence into next paragraph
  1. Third Major Point
  1. Secondary point
  1. Secondary point
  1. Transition sentence into next paragraph

(If there are more points, add them as items V, VI, etc. appropriately)

  1. Rough draft of conclusion of essay/paper
  1. Summary of discussion
  1. Final observations

TASK 2

This 4 – 5 full page (not to exceed 6 pages) Philosophical Essay you will be writing due Week 7 is designed to be a thoughtful, reflective work. The 4 – 5 full pages does not include a cover page or a works cited page. It will be your premier writing assignment focused on the integration and assessment relating to the course concepts. Your paper should be written based on the outline you submitted during week 4 combined with your additional thoughts and instructor feedback.  You will use at least three scholarly/reliable resources with matching in-text citations and a Works Cited page.  All essays are double spaced, 12 New Times Roman font, paper title, along with all paragraphs indented five spaces.

Works Cited

Livingston, James C. Anatomy of the Sacred: An Introduction to Religion. 6th ed. Upper Saddle River, N.J.: Pearson/Prentice Hall, 2009.

Rodrigues, Hillary, and John S. Harding. Introduction to the Study of Religion. Routledge, 2009.

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