Your final paper is to be approximately five pages in length (Times New Roman, 12 point font) The following guidelines should be followed when preparing and submitting the paper:
1. The paper is a case study of yourself as a philosopher. In the study of philosophy, as you have seen, we must -- in some sense -- become philosophers ourselves. In other words, to study philosophy is to do philosophy. In doing a case study of yourself as a philosopher, you will explore how you have or have not been affected by taking this course. Your case study may include anything that you feel is worthy of inclusion; however, it must include the following:
a) a review or analysis of yourself as a philosopher before taking this course;
b) an evaluation of yourself as a philosopher while taking this course;
c) at least two quotations from your readings that were most important to you;
d) how you think this course may have affected you or changed you; and,
e) some advice relating to philosophy that you give yourself regarding your future.
2. Your paper should be approximately five pages, double-spaced, in Times New Roman 12 point font. Your in-text citations and works cited page should be done in accordance with MLA guidelines.