Type of Paper: Essay (any type)
Academic Level: High school
Paper Format: MLA
I am using the moral compass for my Ethics Class.
This assignment has three parts: 1) Research and summarize an article, 2) compare/contrast the article with the Ethics textbook, and 3) share your reaction. Write three paragraphs, as follows:
Summary (150 words minimum)
Research a reliable article published within the last six months that contains an ethical/moral issue about abortion. Be sure to review the Research Help materials. Summarize the article; use content, key terms, and concepts from the Ethics textbook. Use your own words. Do not use quotations. Paraphrase the information, and provide in-text citation(s) with page number(s), where appropriate. In the Works Cited, be sure to include your article, properly formatted including its title, date of publication, and link.
Compare/Contrast (150 words minimum)
Compare and contrast the article with the Ethics textbook chapter. Be specific. Does the chapter agree/disagree, etc. How is the information in the article similar and/or different from what is presented in the Ethics textbook chapter? Use your own words. Do not use quotations. Paraphrase the information, and provide in-text citation(s) with page number(s), where appropriate.
Reaction (150 words minimum)
Share your reaction to the article. What was something that surprised you, or that you found interesting? How do you feel about the situation? Is there something you agree with, or something that should have been handled differently?