Write a paper (1,200
words) defending a position on how responsible individuals are for their
behavior and life circumstances.
Research the topic using
at least four outside scholarly sources.
Take and defend a
position. Critique the evidence for both strengths and limitations, using
examples and scholarly references in support of your position.
Contrast the theory of
free will versus that of determinism.
Describe how each theory supports or refutes your position.
What are the psychological ramifications of each theory?
Include examples and scholarly references to support your
Prepare this assignment
according to the APA guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, located in the
Student Success Center. An abstract is/is not required.
This assignment uses a
grading rubric. Instructors will be using the rubric to grade the assignment;
therefore, students should review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment
to become familiar with the assignment criteria and expectations for successful
completion of the assignment.