NOTE: Before completing this task, be sure that you have read chapter 14 of They Say, I Say and completed the DB assignment on that. This DB will give you practice in applying the advice given on reading strategies.
1. The title of chapter 14 is “What’s Motivating This Writer?” Look carefully at the first few paragraphs of Nicholas Carr’s essay and then explain what you believe is motivating Carr. In other words, to what existing conversation, debate, or argument is he responding? How can you tell? Be specific.
2. Do you agree with Carr’s views on the impact that certain technologies have had on us? Why or why not? Explain.
Response to these questions must be a tleast 200 words.
After you have posted your comments, read through the posts of your peers and respond to at least two of them. (at least 100 words)
Keep in mind that the responses should: ” Frame your responses to be more personal, with names used in a salutation and closing. Also aim to go beyond repeating and agreeing with their statements. Look for ways to respond critically, ask questions, or apply new information. Please email your instructor if you have any questions.“