PHI 105 Week 1 Short Essay: Pre-Socratic Philosopher
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Select a Pre-Socratic philosopher you feel had the most compelling ideas.
Write a 350- to 700-word essay on the Pre-Socratic philosopher you selected. Introduce your essay with a concise thesis statement, and follow up with supportive arguments. Complete your essay with a logical conclusion.
Include the following in your essay:
A summary of your selected philosopher’s ideas
Evidence the philosopher used to support his or her arguments
An explanation of why you find your selected philosopher’s ideas compelling
At least one practical example of one of the philosopher’s ideas
Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.
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