Aristotle’s Politics Essay Writing Assignment
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From Aristotle’s Politics Book 3, beginning chapters, discuss the idea of what it means to be a citizen and how citizens as a whole determine how the government functions and works.
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|Essay has no spelling or punctuation errors and very few grammatical errors. Very well written and excellent use of academic language.||Essay has a few punctuation or spelling errors. Few grammatical errors that don’t affect meaning. Well written and use of academic language is acceptable.||Essay has some punctuation or spelling errors. Some grammatical errors but generally don’t affect meaning. Language is satisfactory overall but use of more appropriate academic language is required.||Essay has numerous punctuation or spelling errors. Numerous grammatical errors that affect meaning. Language used is unprofessional and not appropriate for academic use.|
|Essay Organization and Formatting||Relevant sections are included, and each is organized effectively. Formatting is professional and consistent and includes all required elements.||Relevant sections are included but could be a little better organized. Formatting is acceptable and/or one or two required elements are missing.||Relevant sections are included but organization could be improved. Formatting is inconsistent and/or many elements are missing or not formatted appropriately.||Sections are missing and/or poorly organized. Formatting is messy and unprofessional.|
|Essay content relevance/Thinking||Essay content is relevant, comprehensive and detailed. Thinking and ideas are presented clearly, are engaging and thorough.||Essay content is relevant and sufficient. Thinking and ideas are clear but could be expanded to be more thorough.||Essay content is fairly relevant, basic and/or thinking and ideas lack some clarity and depth.||Essay content is irrelevant, very basic and thinking and ideas are superficial and lack clarity.|