intros concls

intros concls - WRITING/DEVELOPING THE RESEARCH PAPER:...

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WRITING/DEVELOPING THE RESEARCH PAPER: (cont.) INTRODUCTION (1-3 paragraphs) transitions readers to the universe of the text creates interest based on audience and purpose introduces text/s to be analyzed - if any introduces topic: provides background or context defines terms (if essay/paper is argumentative) states thesis states your position INTRODUCTION STRATEGIES: Provide background information: a) historical review b) review of a controversy c) theory d) social, religious, economic, context/s Explain the relevance of your topic or the importance of your approach to the topic Tell a story Present an intriguing problem or pose a provocative question Create some interesting images , use description, or a vivid example Present an opposing point of view Define terms Explain purpose Use a relevant quotation Establish your authority on the topic _________________________________________________________________ Write coherently: write solid
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