This assignment is due April 4, 2016 write a 4 to 5 page essay (double spaced) that follows the steps below. In...ncodr_i3
This assignment is due April 4, 2016
write a 4 to 5 page essay (double spaced) that follows the steps
below. In either case, here's what you must do:
1 Write a brief introduction to the topic.
2 Present at least one argument for your view.
3 Justify the premises.
4 Present an objection to your argument. Put yourself in the shoes of someone who disagrees with you.
5 Respond to the objection. Try to convince your reader that the objection fails.
6 Present at least one argument for an opposing view.
7 Present a justication for the most controversial premise(s) of your opponent's argument.
8 Raise an objection to your opponent's argument. Try to show that your opponent's argument is un-
9 Show why the arguments for your position outweigh the considerations for the opposing position.
10 Provide a conclusion for the paper.
Particular care must be taken in elaborating the arguments. (both deductive and inductive) to ensure that
your arguments are either sound (if deductive) or cogent (if inductive). All of the relevant material with
respect to soundness/cogency. The grade breakdown for the assignment is as follows: 1) Structure
of the arguments: 20 points. 2) Soundness and cogency of the arguments: 30 points. 3) Following the
guidelines in developing the arguments: 50 points. This assignment is to be submitted no later than 23:55
April 4, 2016.
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