I’m studying and need help with a Writing question to help me learn.
You have to have the book “A World of Ideas” by Lee A. Jacobus 10th edition
Lao-Tzu and Machiavelli
this essay is about what these 2 have in common even through they are different in so many ways.
machiavelli: pages 84-97
Lao-Tzu: pages 55-67
3 pages essay
Intro and conclusion included
Conclusion: clearly define the sort of commonality you found to strong the leadership.
Themes: War, power, trustworthiness, Fear/love, safety.
*different theme for each paragraph
Concepts they both have
2 quotes for each paragraph. 3 paragraphs so that is 6 quotes
explain each quotes similarities only
paragraph 1: 1 quote from Lao- Tzu and 1 quote from machiavelli explaining how similar they are. Repeat this for the other 2 paragraphs.
side note: look through both texts and see if you can find any points of intersection.