syllabus: paper 3. {5-7 pages}


Paper #3: Definition Essay
∑ Assigned March 4. Due April 3.

Situation: "Be a good person." We hear vague comments like this all the time. But what does it mean to be "good"? How would we define that?

Audience/Purpose: In this paper, you will take something- a word or concept- that is not usually easy to define. You will be able to research and use your experiences in trying to pin down what is the definition to that word or concept.

Product: A paper that argues the defintion by using examples (narrative?), research, and one's own experience.


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Instructor: Sybil Priebe
Office: Minard Hall 322B Office Number: 231-7154
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