Teachers aritlce over Zoroastrianism & Christianity
Form: Double Spaced, Normal Font (Times New Roman, Bookman Old Style, etc.), 1 inch margins, page numbers, 3 to 5 pages, stapled. (Make sure there are no extra spaces
Purpose: The student will interact with a formal paper on a historical topic from Western Civilization. The student will be expected to analyze the arguments of the
paper and make conclusions on the validity of the paperâ€™s arguments.
Location of the Paper: Go to the link and then cut and paste the paper into a word document: http://historicaltextarchive.com/print.php?action=section&artid=754
Content of the Paper: The paper should have an introductory and closing paragraph where the student describes what the paper is about and what conclusions the student
drew from the study.
The paper should answer these kinds of questions:
*What is Dr. Howellâ€™s thesis?
*What was Judaism like before the exile and after the exile?
*What are the sources and arguments Dr. Howell uses to support his thesis? *Are there possible counter arguments to Dr. Howellâ€™s thesis?
*Did Dr. Howell successfully make his case? Yes or No?
Explain why whether you agree or not. Just saying â€œYes, I agreeâ€ or â€œNo, I disagreeâ€ is unacceptable. Grading of the Paper: The paper counts 75 points. The
student is not expected to be an expert on religion, but the student is expected to seriously address the ideas expressed in the paper. The grade will be based on the
content of the studentâ€™s arguments as well as grammar.
THIS IS THE ARTICLE YOU HAVE TO WRITE A PAPER ON BY Â HOWELL
Sources to help you think about the topic