Guidelines for PLSC 2003 Article Reviews

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Guidelines for PLSC 2003 Article Reviews Use no more than one page, typed, single spaced, 12pt. times new roman, 1 inch margins. Pick an article from one of the following news sources: (No opinion articles) The Wall Street Journal (www.wsj.com) USA Today (www.usatoday.com) The New York Times (www.nytimes.com) Los Angeles Times (www.latimes.com) The Washington Post (www.washingtonpost.com) Correctly cite the article at the top of the page following APA format: Author, A. A. (Year, Month Day). Title of article. Title of Newspaper . Retrieved from http://www.someaddress.com/full/url/ Parker-Pope, T. (2008, May 6). Psychiatry handbook linked to drug industry. The New York Times . Retrieved from http://www.nytimes.com (Taken from owl.english.purdue.edu) 1. Summarize the article: Do not directly copy any text from the article. This summary should be in your own words and should not plagiarize the material. Article reviews that contain plagiarized material will receive a 0 for the assignment. 2. Relate the article to class subjects: Explain how the article relates to class subjects. Be sure to explain the class subjects and their significance rather than simply listing them. 3. Provide a critique or your personal opinion: Provide your personal reaction to the subject material of the article. This is not an analysis of your opinion of the author’s writing style rather your thoughts on the subject
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This note was uploaded on 04/04/2011 for the course PLSC 2003 taught by Professor Diallo during the Spring '08 term at Arkansas.

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