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PHL 150: Drugs, Freedom, and Control

Fall Semester 2020

The BEAM Method

B: Background

Facts, common knowledge, overview, main concepts

E: Exhibit

Evidence, examples, illustration

A: Argument

Agree, Support, Expand, Dispute

M: Method

Approaches, Methods, Theories

Scholarship as a Conversation

Authority is Constructed and Contextual