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Unformatted text preview: needle exchange program. You only have to pick one, but there may be more than one issue to choose from in the same article. 2. Take a position/make an argument-State what side of the issue you are taking, I argue that hypodermic needles should/should not be exchange because. ... Remember to refer to the article in some way, but more importantly, provide reasons for thinking your claims are true. 3. State the other position-What is the opposing point made in the article? Be charitable to the position. 4. Restate your argument in light of the opposing view-At this point you want to recognize that there is an argument on the other side worth considering but your argument is stronger. For example "Even though one could claim that hypodermic needle exchange promotes drug use, I maintain that combating the spread of HIV/AIDS is a much more important issue." Or something similar....
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This note was uploaded on 09/08/2011 for the course PHIL 110 taught by Professor Kay during the Spring '07 term at S.F. State.
- Spring '07