Division and classification

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ANALYSIS To analyze is to break something down into its parts to understand how it works, what it means, and/or why it might be significant. Analysis requires rigorous logical and detailed scrutiny of the object of analysis. TYPES Division and Classification Theoretical Cause and effect
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Process Analysis Compare/cont rast Division and Classification An analysis paper may be divided (and subdivided) into parts that address the different aspects or elements of the issue under analysis. CLASSIFYING : grouping items or
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Unformatted text preview: information according to their characteristics. Set up categories & note items in each DIVIDING : breaking down a single entity into its parts. Describe, exemplify, define, and explain items SELECTING DETAIL • Determine purpose & audience • Select a principle of classification & division • Be sure all categories or components conform to the principle • Use mutually exclusive categories • Explain each category or component • Be a responsible writer: check fairness and thoroughness...
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This note was uploaded on 02/06/2011 for the course ENG 101 taught by Professor Kimmet during the Spring '07 term at George Mason.

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