The goal of the essay is to write an argumentation where the student will have to explain one of
the topics of the course linked to a specific problematic left to the student’s choice. The student
can connect a theory (Morality and Self-Interest,Virtue ethics, Normative ethics: Consequentialism, Utilitarianism) or an author (PLATO, HOBBES, ARISTOTLE, MILL) to a contemporary issue or to a modern or ancient one, social,
political, philosophical, etc.
– Eight-nine pages, starting in the first one.
– Appropriate title
– Last page should be the bibliography.
– Appropriate quotations and references (style up to the student’s choice).
– Philosophical vocabulary and terms.