May 2022 TOK essay prescribed title #5 specific example – oldest jewelry

Text: “Archaeologists Discover ‘Oldest’ Jewelry Ever, Shedding Light on Early Ways of Expressing Identity.” Extract: “Archaeologists working in the Bizmoune Cave in southwest Morocco published a surprising finding in Science Advances last week: they had discovered what is believed to be the oldest jewelry in the world. The team found 33 shell beads that they dated Read more…

May 2022 TOK essay prescribed title #5 specific example – wheelchair accessibility at UN summit

Text: “COP26: Minister in wheelchair unable to attend summit.” BBC.com Extract: “An Israeli minister has said she could not attend the COP26 summit on Monday because it was not wheelchair accessible. Karine Elharrar tweeted that it was “sad” the UN “does not provide accessibility to its events”. An official in Read more…

May 2022 TOK essay prescribed title #5 specific example – same-sex partnerships in Tokyo

Text: “Tokyo ward Shibuya certifies same-sex partnerships” Extract: The Shibuya ward in Tokyo has become the first place in Japan to recognise same-sex partnerships. It passed an ordinance allowing officials to issue certificates to same-sex couples this summer. The documents are not legally binding but the ward is calling on businesses Read more…

May 2022 TOK essay prescribed title #5 – basic knowledge questions

See the main page for the May 2022 TOK essay basic knowledge questions https://toktips.com/may-2022-tok-essay-prescribed-titles-sample-knowledge-questions/. Also, have a look at the TOK essay process here: https://toktips.com/the-tok-essay-process/ 5. How can we distinguish between good and bad interpretations? Discuss with reference to the arts and one other area of knowledge.   How is ________ Read more…

May 2022 TOK Essay Prescribed Titles – Key Words and Phrases (PT#5)

5. How can we distinguish between good and bad interpretations? Discuss with reference to the arts and one other area of knowledge.  “distinguish” – There are numerous ways (sometimes the ways depend on the AOK) to distinguish between good and bad interpretations.  Some of the ways include peer review of academic publications, re-doing experiments, Read more…