ASSIGNMENT #4: ROGERIAN ARGUMENT RESEARCH PAPER
Length: 5 full pages + a Works Cited page
Due: First draft is due in class on Thursday, April 19th (we’ll be peer-editing in class)
Final Draft (with peer editing sheet, first draft, and articles used with passages
highlighted) is due on Tuesday, April 24th
Format: MLA format (double-spaced, 1” margins, 12-size standard font style throughout, student and course information in top left corner of first page, last name and page number in Header against right margin, centered title)
Audience: general audience (classmates and professor)
Objectives: to compose a five-page research paper that presents a convincing, well-reasoned Rogerian argument. It must include from 4 to 8 different reliable sources in the form of direct quotations, which must be correctly cited in the essay as well as on the Works Cited page.
Directions: Write a paper that does one of the following:
See full assignment guidelines handed out by Professor Frederickson.