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Rebuttal_Essay_Assignment - English 15 Travers Essay 3...

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English 15 Travers Essay 3 – Refute an Argument regarding Immigration Outline Due: 3/24/08 (drop box only by beginning of class) Final Draft Due: 4/2/09 (typed copy and electronic drop box copy) Format: MLA with in-text citations and Works Cited Length: 2-3 pages typed, double-spaced pages using 12-point Times Roman font and 1-inch margins On ANGEL and in your textbook are numerous articles regarding immigration. Browse the articles and select one article which you want to refute. Select an article that you strongly disagree with; or, select one that that seems to use weak reasoning that you can easily refute. Possible topics: Some vocal supporters of closing the U.S. borders to even legal immigration use scare tactics and inaccurate data; some consider this rhetoric racist and xenophobic while others contend it informs the public honestly. Historically, America was described metaphorically as a melting pot; immigrants from different regions of the world immigrated here and assimilated into American culture. Some contend that their
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This note was uploaded on 07/14/2010 for the course ENGL 015 taught by Professor Travers during the Spring '10 term at Peru State.

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Rebuttal_Essay_Assignment - English 15 Travers Essay 3...

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