Athenian Court System:

A reflection of democracy?

 

For this writing assignment  I want you to consider the Athenian court system and their democratic political system.  While I am only asking for an introduction and thesis statement it is necessary for you to consider how you would support your position before you construct your thesis. Read all of the attached documents before you respond to the guiding question:

 

Guiding Question -- Read and consider CAREFULLY:

 

Is the Athenian court system a reflection of Athenian democracy as defined by Pericles?

 

 

 

 

Your Tasks

 

      Read the attached documents and write an introductory paragraph with a partition and complex thesis statement.

 

      Provide a list of ample and specific evidence you would use to support your claim.

 

 

POST YOUR PARTITION AND THESIS TO THE WIKI FOR PEER REVIEW

 

Rubric  Intro/Thesis Tutorial