Directions: This week you will be presented with two concepts. The writing assignment requires you to select and expound on one of the concepts listed below. For your chosen concept, you should briefly summarize that concept in 5 to 10 sentences. Then you should PERSONALIZE the concept. This requires you to write 2 to 3 paragraphs relating this concept to your personal or professional life. This assignment is confidential and will be kept between you and the instructor.
Make sure you complete a spell check and an edit for grammar before you submit your work.
Week 9 Writing Assignment
Concept: Define social dilemma. When are they more likely to occur? When are they less likely to occur?
SUMMARY: Write a short paragraph (between 5-10 sentences) that summarizes the concept.
PERSONALIZE: You will now personalize this concept by explaining a story from your own life. Write 2-3 paragraphs (1/2 – 1 page). This is a confidential assignment and will be between you and the instructor. Feel free to share your ideas. (Does the knowledge presented change your prior perception? Would you have acted differently? )This is your chance to apply the material. Your instructor will gauge your understanding based upon this discussion.
These topics are within the chapter:
- Define social dilemma. When are they more likely to occur? When are they less likely to occur?
- Explain, using your own observations, with support form reading and research, what is the most dangerous or pressing social dilemma facing society, today?