Act as if the maxim of your action were to become through your will a universal law of nature” (Kant’s Ethics*).
You will need this theory quote for your introduction: “Act as if the maxim of your action were to
become through your will a universal law of nature” (Kant’s Ethics*).
Put your paragraphs here [delete directions!] Forbidden Verbs for essays [say, state, express, explain
OR any form of these verbs]
I encourage you to color code based on sectional method. It proves to me and yourself that you
comprehend the format. Try it!
Create a Works Cited page.
Please apply the “Trinity” I alphabetical order, starting with first letter; indent every line
EXCEPT for the first line for EACH source (needs a hanger for 2 lines or more, NOT extra
spaces!); check date of access for logic if it is an online source that needs one.
Please choose sources absolutely needed for this essay: I you should ALWAYS have a
thesaurus/dictionary, theory only if you are writing argumentative, and the related texts) you are
There should ALWAYS be something italicized within a source for MLA
There should always be a period at the end of EVERY source unless it ends in a link. You can put a
period after a link; l always do!
“Kant’s Ethics,” by Chase B. Wren, The internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy, ISSN 2161-0002,
https://iep.utm.edu/,09 May 2022.
Walker, Alice. Everyday Use. Harcourt. 2001.
O’Connor, Flannery. Good Country People. Farrar, Strauss and Giroux. 1971
4. Cather, Willa. Paul’s Case. Vintage. 1992.
Salinger, J. D. The Catcher in the Rye. Little, Brown. 2001.
Wharton, Edith. Ethan Frome. Penguin Classics. 2005.
James, Henry. The Portrait of a Lady. Oxford. 2009.
“Chosen term.” Roget’s 21st Century Thesaurus.com. Philip Lief Group. 2009. 30 May 2019.