Name Professor Course Date Analysis of "Why We Keep Playing the Lottery" by Adam PioreThe New York based journalist Adam Piore and a former editor whose work is majorly based on science business and travelling writes a coherent paper on why people are attracted to lottery even after knowing that the chances of winning are minimal. In fact the article by Piore states that people assume the mathematical odds related to winning therefore fall into the hands of the marketers. This article aims at analyzing the article to find the value of the article those who should read the article and how the author argues to support the thesis. In summary form the article by Piore looks into the issue of playing lottery hence trying to show why people play lottery the ethics of the lottery. The article brings forth various ideas and potential fields of research that can be completed to the benefit of the society. In conclusion Piore gives a good analysis on the environment of the lottery industry by giving real life illustrations and scientific data that is helpful to the reader. In the article the author is keen to note that our decision to purchase lottery tickets is not largely based on our feelings rather than through logical reasoning. The article is therefore useful as it helps in realizing that people are largely influenced by their feelings while making decisions as well as how we perceive ourselves in relation to others. Works Cited Piore Adam. "Why We Keep Playing the Lottery - Issue 4: The Unlikely." Nautilus 1 Aug. 2013 nautil.us/issue/4/the-unlikely/why-we-keep-playing-the-lottery. [...]
Hi! I have a critical review essay assignment due tomorrow (March 27, 2018) and I need help. So here are the guidelines: 1. 750-1000 words 2. Title: "Why We Keep Playing the Lottery" by Adam Piore 3. Important Questions: (must be answered in topic sentences) - What is the value of this article to its discipline? - Who should read the article and why? - Does the author keep the "promise" to support the thesis adequately? - Does the article suggest further, constructive research or discussion? 4. Prefer the Audience as the Reader of this critical review essay. 5. Must have 1 paragraph summary of the argument or organization that guides the article will be helpful after the introductory paragraph of the paper. 6. The introduction talks about the author and his article. 7. Conclusion talks about your personal opinion about the article (or what are you trying to say) Thank you and much appreciated. hope I could get it on time.