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English 102-24: Introduction to College Writing Instructor: Leslie Harper Formal Assignment 3: Compare/Contrast Essay Overview: Over the course of the semester, you have been researching an immigrant community of your choice. For this essay, you must compare and contrast some aspect of the discourse surrounding your immigrant community. Your driving question should still be “What rhetorical strategies are used to discuss the community, and what is the purpose of such strategies?” You have a couple of options for the compare/contrast: Option 1: Discuss the opposing views of different groups regarding the immigrant community. Option 2: Discuss how the discourse surrounding the immigrant community has changed over time. Goals: This assignment is designed to help you Stimulate critical thinking. Identify, summarize, and evaluate sources. Identify rhetorical strategies within sources. Place sources in context with other research.
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This note was uploaded on 03/29/2011 for the course ED 101 taught by Professor Propas during the Spring '11 term at Grand Valley State.

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