ENG 106 Grand Canyon Week 1 Discussion
ENG 106 Grand Canyon Week 1 Discussion 1
Throughout this course, you will be researching, discussing, and writing about the donation and sale of human organs. To assist you in the research, the lectures and supplemental readings provide different perspectives on this complex and controversial topic. Please use the “Resource List” document to find and read articles about the sale of human organs.
After you have read about this topic, identify and discuss in 100-125 words one potential cause for this phenomenon.
ENG 106 Grand Canyon Week 1 Discussion 2
Your text and lectures discuss the importance of enthymemes in writing arguments. Create enthymemes (claims and reasons) that are appropriate for each of the essay genres (i.e., causal argument, ethical argument, and proposal argument).
Here is an example of an enthymeme:
Proposal essay: Should school cafeterias be required to offer only nutritionally balanced meals?
CLAIM: School cafeterias should exclusively serve nutritionally balanced meals.
REASON: Because obesity rates among school age children are increasing.
Causal argument essay: What is one cause of the sale of human organs?
Ethical argument: Is the sale of human organs right or wrong?
Proposal argument: Should the sale and purchase of human organs be made legal?