Brief history of Capitalism, from antiquity to the present.”
A brief history of Capitalism, from antiquity to the present. Students should anticipate writing one page each on Ancient, Medieval, and Modern Capitalism.
Purpose: this essay requires students to demonstrate their ability to support statements with academic sources.
Grading criteria: one-third of the grade for this essay is based on proper use of citations. Another third is based on the level of English used, and one-third is based on the content (explaining the topic adequately). Students must use at least one academic source for each paragraph. Sources must be identified according to the rules of the style guide below.