English 100 Tipsheet #4

Essay #4: Response to Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

Begin by reading:

"Ignorance Vs. Reason in the War on Education" by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

The writing assignment:

(Paraphrasing) Kareem Abdul-Jabbar claims that university education involves both factual knowledge and critical thinking skills, but that many people resist learning how to think and evaluate information. Is his claim fair and accurate? What about his evidence? Does it prove his point?


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