history week 6
Assignment 1: Research Project
In W4 Assignment 3, you posted your topic choice in the Dropbox for your instructor to see. You were also instructed to check the Dropbox to read his or her comments about your research topic and thesis statement.
Up to this point in the course, you have completed assignments that may have left little time or need for individual exploration of topics that interest you. With your research project, you have the chance to follow up on a topic, explore it with research, and present it as an essay. Select any topic relevant to the timeframe of this course that is of interest to you to research and write about. It can be anything within the scope of the course that you wish there had been more time or need to explore.
By Wednesday, May 13, 2015, submit your Research Paper Final Draft as an attachment in Microsoft Word format to the W6 Assignment 1 Dropbox.
Research Paper Final Draft Requirements
• Length: 1200–1500 words
• MLA Format (See a sample MLA formatted essay here)
• Citations: Your paper must include a separate Works Cited page in MLA format with complete citations for each source you used. These sources must also be cited in the body of your paper in parenthetical references (in-text citations).
• Essay Structure: Your essay should have an introductory paragraph with a thesis statement as the last sentence in the paragraph, several well-organized supporting paragraphs, and a concluding paragraph that sums of the main points of your paper and demonstrates to your reader that the thesis has been proven.
• Quotations: Be sure that any and all text you have copied directly from a source is in quotation marks and is followed by an in-text citation. When you have paraphrased from a source, you must also use an in-text citation. Please limit your quoted material to 15% of the total word count of the paper. This means that the other 85% of your paper needs to be paraphrased from your sources or your own critical analysis.
TOPIC: The Woman’s Liberation movement. Women’s where seen as just looks before the 1960’s, this movement is what made women seem as equal as men to the eyes of the society.