Project #32973 - Two Cheers for Materialism

here is the article link https://files.nyu.edu/gmp1/public/twitch.htm

 

James Twitchell's essay celebrates materialism and consumption. According to him, getting and spending has become the most passionate, and often the most imaginative, endeavor of modern life. He argues that "observing stuff is the way we understand each other" (36).  What do you think of his argument?

Write a critique of James Twitchell's essay. After summarizing his main ideas, evaluate how well he gets his point across. Are his ideas logical and his reasoning sound? Are his examples relevant? Did he convince you? Be specific and refer to particular passages within the text.

Before writing consider this:

PURPOSE -- to demonstrate a careful reading of Twitchell's essay and critique his overall thesis about the benefits of materialism.

AUDIENCE -- fellow students; instructor

FORMAT --  Critique (MLA Format); 2 - 4 pages. Click here to see more information about writing critiques.

 Please write your essay in a separate word-processing program and submit attachment.The message box does not allow for formatting nor does it allow me to comment directly on the page.  IMPORTANT: If you are using a program other than Microsoft Word, please save your file as .rtf or .txt.

here is the youtube link https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=skEn61J6c8s

Subject English
Due By (Pacific Time) 06/12/2014 06:00 pm
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