locate two peer-reviewed articles on
your chosen topic. The articles should argue opposite sides of the controversy.
Write an essay (minimum 1,200 words), in which you examine the evidence given
in the articles and decide which article you believe creates a stronger
Describe why, in your opinion, this article’s argument is stronger than the
other. Give examples from both. Provide scholarly references to support your
rationale. Also, identify any logic fallacies that exist in both and explain
what makes them logic fallacies.
The essay should provide relevant background on the controversy.
Discuss why this controversy is significant today.
Prepare this assignment according to the APA guidelines found in the APA Style
Guide, located in the Student Success Center. An abstract is not required.
This assignment uses a grading rubric. Instructors will be using the rubric to
grade the assignment; therefore, students should review the rubric prior to
beginning the assignment to become familiar with the assignment criteria and
expectations for successful completion of the assignment.
You are required to submit this assignment to Turnitin. Refer to the directions
in the Student Success Center. Only Word documents can be submitted to