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Unformatted text preview: style. Dont directly quoteit is the standard in scientific writing to avoid direct quotes. (If you absolutely must quote, then cite the last name, year, and page number, use , and pay me $5 per word). Insteadparaphrase the authors. Paraphrasing means put the ideas in your own wordsnot even close to the authors own words. (For best results, close the book when you paraphrase.) As before, strive to use strong verbs. Cut clutter. Write in the active voice. I will grade your essays on the following criteria: Correct understanding of course material and articles Appropriate and thorough application of evidence to argumentdo you explain clearly why the evidence matches Shweders argument? Clarity Mechanics (e.g., citing your sources appropriately and in APA style, including a References section; having a paper that is free of typographical and grammatical errors) Overall...
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- Spring '07