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Western Civilization Essay

Western Civilization: end of semester essay

Length: 3000 words

Topic: Your choice (but see ‘planning’, below).


  • Give a critical account of an aspect (or aspects) of Western civilization.
  • Your essay should go beyond the merely descriptive and demonstrate knowledge and understanding.
  • Your essay should draw on an appropriate range of academic sources and cite them in one of the accepted academic styles.

Planning: You should submit a proposed essay topic and plan to me prior to writing the essay. You are encouraged to seek feedback on your plan.

Format: Word.

Submission: submit to me via email.


Proposed submission date: 12/27