Contents

 

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Persuasive Writing

Overview

Sections of a Persuasive Research Project

Drill down to topic

Abstract

Introduction Paragraph

Review of the Literature

Evaluation

Definition

Implementation

Refutation

Conclusion

References

Title and Title Page

APA Style

Putting it All Together

 

Business and Professional Writing

Overview

Sections of a Business Proposal

Front Matter

Statement of the Problem

Proposal

Executive Summary

Review of the Literature

Rationale

Action Steps

Data Analysis

Conclusion

Additions to Project

 

Critical Analysis

Sections of a Critical Analysis

Introduction Paragraph

Body of Critical Analysis

Reader Analysis

Text Analysis

Author Analysis

Context Analysis

Conclusion

 

Personal Writing

Pre-Writing

Narrative

Description

Comparison

Definition

Cause and Effect

History

Analogy

Arrangement Principles

 

Acknowledgements

Appendix A – Annotated Student Paper

Appendix B – For the Instructor

Appendix C – Revising Steps

Appendix D – Criterion-Referenced Skills for College Writing