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Delia McCaul
11/11 Discussion
Fri Nov 11, 2011 3:58pm
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So far, the argument paper has been coming very easy to me. I immediately found many topics that I was interested in, which ended up being very helpful. When one topic got denied I had a few more to fall back to. As far as the research goes, it has also gone very smoothly. I have been trying to use the library database as much as possible. It is very helpful, and I have been able to find a few great resources. I do however tend to fall back to using Google, which I am trying not to because I know it is not as reliable. It is just something I have always used, and I am now trying to break that habit. I have yet to find a print source, but once I do my researching will be done and I can start writing the paper.
Writing this paper has been different than the others, because it requires research. It is based more on facts, and less on opinions like the other two. It has made the brainstorming and planning period a little longer, but I think having all this information will make writing the paper easier. Having facts to support the topic of our paper will definitely help in the long run. For the narrative paper, there was no research involved and I was able to write about my own memories. That however is completely opposite from the argument paper, in which I need facts to back up all the point that I am trying to prove. I do think that this paper is going to turn out very well, because I have been putting in much more thought to this paper. I am comfortable with the information I have, and I think that I will be able to argue my topic very well.

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