A thesis is “something put forth” and the goal of this paper is to put forth a claim and then to argue for and defend that claim. The topic of the paper is to engage in substantive reflection on a key theme related to our consideration of classical philosophy. The paper must engage at least one of the assigned readings from our course texts. The paper needs to be formatted and documented according to MLA style. The thesis paper is to be to be no more than 6 double-spaced pages and submitted electronically through TurnItIn on Canvas. Consult the grading rubric.