write a succinct and purely descriiptive
The article is in Hugh LaFollette (editor), Ethics in Practice: An Anthology, 5th edition [Wiley-Blackwell], Arthur (pp 375-385 in Wiley-Blackwell.
A key skill in philosophy is the ability to critique an argument, but you must first be able to correctly
and succinctly describe the argument at hand. Hence, you will write a brief summary (précis) of the
argument in one of two articles (choose Arthur or Altman). Your précis must be no more than 500
words. Start by asking what the conclusion of the article is, then work your way back to identify the
reasons for the respective author’s conclusion. Now write a succinct and purely descriiptive (i.e., not