Assignment 19: On line reading -- “Dancing in the Seats” (Word Document)
1. This article and the letters that responded to it see this problem as a Two-Valued situation. Write a letter to the Editor explaining how this might be resolved by thinking about it as a Multi-Valued approach.
Assignment 20: On line reading – “The Semantics of a Sanity Trial” (PDF Document)
1. Hoffman suggests that it’s counter productive to think of sanity as an either-or proposition, which is a strange suggestion at first. It’s possible that they same could be said about other cognitive conditions like ADHD, PTSD, and many other initials. Write a short essay on looking at sanity as a multi-valued condition. What would this mean? How might it change the way we think about sanity (and lack thereof)? Be prepared to read this in class.
Assignment 21: Engel Chapters 8-12
Continue your section of your notes on the fallacies described in each section (Chapter) of Engel's book. Keep using the format from Assignment 20 (still available on line)