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Therese Dalheim
11/11 discussion
Fri Nov 11, 2011 11:43am
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I chose to research and write about universal healthcare. This is a very controversial topic of discussion today so it hasnít been hard finding information about it. The library website has been very helpful. It has helped me find book sources and has given me ideas for what else I can research relating to my topic. Also, I know it wasnít recommended, but using google to find articles is very helpful. I havenít really found anything that hasnít been helpful. I already did all the research for my topic and it was mostly easy finding articles and books with lots of helpful information in them. This paper has been different than the other papers weíve written because it requires a lot more work. The first paper was the easiest because all of the information required for the paper was in our heads. We got to come up with the topic and write about something we knew from experience and memories. The second paper was a little bit harder because we had to get our information and topics from the Boyle book. This still was fairly easy because we didnít have to search everywhere for different sources, everything we needed was in one place. For this paper, we didnít need to cite our work or need to worry about a works cited page. The argument paper, however, has proved to be a little more difficult. It requires a lot of information from different sources so we are able to prove what we are arguing for. We need facts to back our opinions. In addition to finding all the information, we need to put it together in a way that makes sense sequentially. Then we have to take the time to cite our sources and make a works cited page. All in all, this paper requires a lot more time and effort. However, this is my favorite paper we have been assigned to write about so far. I like learning about new controversies and what can be done to change things. Iíve learned a lot so far doing the research for universal health care and writing my paper.

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