Choose a segment of writing by Aristotle and show how it applies to the challenge of technology in our time OR choose a segment of writing by Descartes and show how it applies to current debate about climate change.
Length: 3-5 pages
Format: Place the segment at the top of the first page beneath the title. Follow our guidelines for textual analysis (located in the Writing Modules of this course). Broadly your paper will be divided in two parts. In the first part, you will isolate and explain three themes in a philosophical text; in the second part, you will show how these philosophical tools apply to a very precise aspect of technology or climate change.
Use at least 2 sources beyond our course materials.