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2.2.9 Practice: Complete Your AssignmentPractice AssignmentEnglish 9 Sem 2 (S4396095)Julieta Orozco-LopezPoints possible: 40Date: ____________Write an argumentative essay that responds to "Lifeboat Ethics" by Garrett Hardin. The point of the essay is to refute a counterclaim and offer your own claim as an alternative. In this case, the counterclaim is Hardin's main argument.Your arguments — whether you're promoting your own claim or arguing against the counterclaim — must be supported by evidence from sources you find through research. Each source must be credible and relevant to your topic. When responding to the counterclaim, you must take care to be respectful and fair.Your essay should include the following elements:6Your response to the counterclaim in Garrett Hardin's "Lifeboat Ethics"6A claim that opposes the counterclaim6Evidence from researched sources that supports your claim and helps you refute the counterclaim6An introduction that grabs readers' attention and introduces both the claim and the counterclaim6
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