Introduction to HSB 4M0 Sept. 2012
For this course, we rely heavily on articles for learning about current Challenges and
Changes to society. In order to provide you with a flavour of the course, you are to do a
reading and provide a brief analysis of the article for homework.
Access the article, Andrew Nikiforuk denounces the Energy of Slaves from your
teacher’s My Class site.
After reading the article, answer the following questions:
1. What is the author’s thesis (what is the author’s main position on the use of
2. What are three main arguments that support the author’s position/thesis?
3. What conclusions can you make about human behaviour based on this article
(minimum ½ page)