Read Marcus Tullius Cicero’s, The Defense of Injustice pages 143-153 in A World of Ideas.Think about another author

Read Marcus Tullius Cicero’s, The Defense of Injustice pages 143-153 in A World of Ideas.Think about another author we read this semester who used dialogue and analyze the effectiveness of this type of rhetoric. As you will read, Cicero is another author who explores abstract terms and through dialogue, he interjects his own definitions and opinions about abstract ideas such as justice, injustice, and wisdom, to name a few.
After you have read Cicero’s, The Defense of Injustice, write an essay that responds to one of the prompts below:
1.) Clarify what Philus means by the term “wisdom,” which he introduces in paragraph 18. How do you understand the word “wisdom” and how appropriate is the word “wisdom” for the ideas he describes? Would most people today regard the behavior he sketches out as an example of wisdom? What moral or ethical problems arise from Philus’s concept of wisdom?
-must use at least three quotes with parenthetical citations in your essay; these quotes must support your thesis/argument.
-must also have an introduction and conclusion, focus on a developing a strong thesis and supporting that thesis with strong, well developed, and well supported body paragraphs
-must also write a minimum of 3 full pages of text
-Follow MLA formatting but you do not need a Works Cited page.

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