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Axia College Material Appendix E Quoting, Summarizing, and Paraphrasing Sources Summarize: Be brief. Reflect key facts or ideas. Help readers understand context. Do not insert personal views. Write in your own words, except for quotations. This article takes a look at how guns help their bearers avoid violence. It is stated that guns are used defensively in over 2 million times. Guns were use in crimes 430000 times the same year. Gun Locks are mentioned as an ineffective way to avoid accidental death. The article concludes that the gun laws that have been introduced have, “lead to the loss of more lives”. Lott, J.R. (2000). When Gun Control Costs Lives, National Issue. VOL. 80 Paraphrase: Use details. Reflect the structure of the source. Reflect the ideas of the original author. Do not insert personal views. Write in your own words, except for
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Unformatted text preview: quotations. This is written by an angry person who is fed up with gun control and would like to see the gun makers tried for the murders of the people killed by guns. It also proposes that the people be given different guns then the police. A gun that weighs 25 lbs. with a thirty min. timer on it. This is suggested in an attempt to make us all safer L.A. Times. 2008. Who Gets the Gun Control com220r3 Quote: • Choose a well-stated key idea. • Use a verb of attribution to introduce the quotation; for example, He claimed , She reported , they assert ). • Punctuate correctly. • Cite in APA format. In his well thought article John stated, “gun advocates favor freedom. If someone wishes to defend himself, he should be free to do so.” Stossel, J. (2008). Gun control Puts People at Risk . Human Events com220r3...
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