Overview and theses

Notes for September 3

Main points

We mostly spoke about theses. I gave a brief overview of how the thesis works and then cajoled you to describe an idea.

Possible thesis topics

This is what the members of the class said when I put them on the spot. No one is committed to these ideas, but it’s good to start thinking.


I gave out a document listing past PPE thesis titles. I also described a document that gives the timetable for the thesis. Both are now posted in the Resources section of the Sakai site.

This page was written by Michael Green for Freedom, Markets, & Well-being, PPE 160, Fall 2013. It was posted September 4, 2013 and updated September 11, 2013.
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