Ow does Marxism critique the profit motive of Capitalism? Is it a convincing critique? Why/Why not?

Essay Question:



How does Marxism critique the profit motive of Capitalism? Is it a convincing critique? Why/Why not?



Do not use outside sources. Demonstrate that you understand the ideas of Marxism and have thought about them critically.



Rough draft: THURS 6th Nov Final Draft: THURS 20th November







Guidelines:

A· Only answer the above question a essays that fail to focus on this question will automatically receive a failing grade.

A· Support your argument(s) (not unsupported personal opinion).

A· Make sure that your paper is a?thesis drivena? (has a main / focused argument) a not just a general discussion about the text / topic.

A· Introduce the main ideas of Marxism in the introduction.

A· DO NOT USE outside information

A· Remember to use an academic essay structure: thesis statement, clear and functional topic sentences, 1 main idea for each paragraph, fully developed and supported arguments, standard conclusion etc..

Format

The paper should be:

A· 500-600words (first draft: full essay)

A· typed, double-spaced, Times New Roman, size 12 font, page numbers, stapled

A· carefully proofread







An excellent paper will:

A· follow academic writing standards

A· demonstrate a clear understanding of the text given

A· show an ability to build and maintain a focused argument based upon the given text

A· communicate this argument to the reader through a coherent and well written piece of writing