You were asked to play a game that 1) has rules and 2) that you could potentially lose.
In an essay of no fewer than 500 words and no more than 1000 words, please do the following:
1) Describe the basic play of the game in a clear way.
2) Describe the risks to you as a player in the game (How do the rules of the game create risks in the game?)
3) Decribe an risks to you as a human being (How does playing the game put the human player at any risk, long or short term?)
4) Please comment on whether or not you think this game perpetuates the kinds of risks that Naomi Klein is discussing in her TED talk. You should comment directly on her comments in the talk.
This essay is due electronically on Friday, September 10th, by midnight.
Your writing should have been proofread before submission, and you should write this paper in clear American English.
You may write in any style and you may use any citation format. You must cite any sources you use, and you will have at least one source, if you follow these instructions.
(Nothing to turn in yet!) Assignment 1 — Naomi Klein — Addicted to Risk & The BP Gulf Oil Spill
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TED Talk — Naomi Klein
A timeline of the oil spill Klein discusses: <link is hidden> />
Time Magazine helps us with “The Oil Spill by the Numbers” — <link is hidden>