Unformatted text preview: other authors (30 pts.) 3. Present the (possibly new) direction in which your research is engaged by offering an updated working thesis (30 pts.) 4. Incorporate quotes and sources into your essay according to the chosen documentation style (MLA format) (15 pts.) A 125 – 112 B 111 – 100 C 99 – 87 D 86 – 75 E 75 and below Remember : 1) Your synthesis essay should reflect an attempt to clearly define/circumscribe the scholarly context(s) of your research. 2) The refined thesis, which is the main goal of this assignment, is typically offered up as the conclusion of the synthesis of scholarly research. In other words, end your synthesis essay by clearly stating both your thesis and what goals your research paper is going to accomplish in relation to the existing scholarship you have analyzed in the previous paragraphs....
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- Spring '08
- Style guide, Modern Language Association, The MLA Style Manual, Synthesis of Literature Assignment, Literature Assignment Pt.2