Instructions: Your response must be 1000 words in length, printed, double
spaced, and written in a standard 12 point font. A legitimate citation style
is required, preferably Chicago or MLA. A Works Cited page is also
required. The necessary bibliographic information is attached to each
Do not include a separate title page.
In addition to the readings assigned for this week, at least one
credible source (not already listed on the syllabus) is required to support
your argument and expand your ideas. Such a source can include
academic journals, newspapers, magazines, and books, as well as articles
posted on trustworthy websites. Wikipedia is useful, but does not count as
a credible source, neither does an online dictionary or its equivalent.
When writing, it’s a good idea to be as specific as possible; don’t make
generalizations. If you can, refer to and explore an original example in
which these issues are relevant:
What is Gestell? What is Bestand? What is the relationship
between Gestell and Bestand?