our duty to animals
A. The main task of the paper, as described in the syllabus, is to critically examine an argument from one of the assigned readings. This task involves several steps.
1. Identify an argument in a reading. For example, letâ€™s say you want to write about Rachelsâ€™ article on cultural relativism. One of his arguments against relativism was the one involving moral progress. Your first task would be to tell me in your own words what the argument is. What are the premises? What is the conclusion?