Daily Archives: 9 May 2011


(A popular article; a summary of two articles below; by one NEB) Kathy Livingston (2010). Guide to Writing a Basic Essay. Available online at http://lklivingston.tripod.com/essay/sample.html. University of Toronto (No year of publication). Advice on academic writing. Available online at http://www.writing.utoronto.ca/advice. Most of college papers expected of students to write take […]

Writing An Academic Essay: Some Points to Ponder


(A popular article; by one NEB) Critical thinking is an issue dating back some 20 years ago, if we look at some books on that concept available on the market. This really shows that it is—as a matter of fact—not a new concept anymore now. But around that time, Indonesia […]

On Nurturing Critical Thinking


(An argumentative essay; a student’s work; written by Brigitta Ratih Esthi Aryanti) Euthanasia, also called mercy killing, is an act or practice of painlessly putting to death, persons suffering from painful and incurable disease or incapacitating physical disorder. There are three kinds of euthanasia according to the request: voluntary, non […]

The Legalization of Voluntary Euthanasia