Wisdom of the Elders

For this assignment, we will have one discussion board, and we will be focusing on two questions based on this weeks assigned readings.  Both questions aim to generate critical and open-ended assessments of the primary sources included in these readings.  In your answers, please consider reflecting on how these texts are connected to the lectures and other readings, as well as drawing upon concrete examples and textual evidence from these readings. 

Once you post your answers, please use the 3C+Q model (details below) to respond to at least one other post by your classmates.  When you engage with someone elses post, please only address one of their answers.

Please find the questions and an explanation of the 3C+Q model below.

And most importantly, please feel free to explore and have fun with your analyses.

Cheers,

Readings:

Philip Novak.The Worlds Wisdom.Sacred Texts of the Worlds Religions.New York: HarperOne, 1994. ($15; provided through inclusive access).

Wisdom the Elders (Readings 1.2 – 1.5)

Discussion Questions:

Please select two different passages from the assigned readings in Worlds Wisdom or Wisdom the Elders (Readings 1.2 – 1.5) and contrast their perspectives on the ideal human-environmental relationship.  Please make sure to identify the two passages that you are contrasting by offering simple in-text citations; e.g.: (Suzuki and Knudtson 84).    (Up to 350 words)

Which woman in Gilgamesh provides the greatest insight on the human experience?  Identify one passage from the text to make your case.  (Up to 250 words)

The 3C+Q Model:

This model stands for:

Compliment: Constructiveness is key.  Compliment your friend on something they wrote that you particularly liked: Great/excellent reading of, I really liked how/that

Comment: Engage and reflect on your friends post.  You can agree or politely disagree with their statement: I agree that because or I can see how that could be read in this way; however, I think that because

Connection: Connect what your friend shared to something you wrote, to the lectures, or the readings: This also ties really well intobecause

Question: Ask a specific question about the post to keep the conversation going.  I wonder if this could also suggest/Could this be also related to?/This could perhaps

The post Wisdom of the Elders first appeared on Essay Teachers.

Order a unique copy of this paper
(550 words)

Approximate price: $22

Basic Guarantees
  • Free title page and bibliography
  • Free unlimited revisions
  • Plagiarism-free papers
  • Money-back guarantee
  • 24/7 support
On-demand options
  • Writer’s samples
  • Progressive delivery
  • Plagiarism report
  • Copies of used sources
  • Expert Proofreading
Paper format
  • 275 words per page
  • 12 pt Arial/Times New Roman
  • Double or single line spacing
  • Any citation style (APA, MLA, Chicago/Turabian, Harvard)

Our guarantees

Writing quality papers is a TOP priority. One expert takes one order at a time.
The service package includes topic brainstorm, research, drafting, proofreading, plagiarism check, citation formatting, and revisions.

Money-back guarantee

We appreciate how valuable your time is. Hence, we make sure all custom papers are 100% original and delivered within the agreed time frame

Read more

Zero-plagiarism guarantee

Each paper is written from scratch, according to your instructions. It is then checked by our plagiarism-detection software. There is no gap where plagiarism could squeeze in.

Read more

Free-revision policy

We see it as our duty to follow all instruction the client provides. If you feel the completed paper does not meet your exact requirements, we will revise the paper if you let us know about the problem within 14 business days from the date of delivery.

Read more

Privacy policy

Your email is safe, we use your personal data for legal purposes only and in accordance with personal data protection law. Your payment details are also secure, as we use only reliable payment systems.

Read more

Fair-cooperation guarantee

You can easily contact us with any question or issues you need to be addressed. Also, you have the opportunity to communicate directly with assigned writer, e-mail us, submit revision requests, chat with us online, or call our toll-free on our site. We are always available to our customers.

Read more

Calculate the price of your order

550 words
We'll send you the first draft for approval by September 11, 2018 at 10:52 AM
Total price:
$26
The price is based on these factors:
Academic level
Number of pages
Urgency
-->