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A guide for your Documented Argument and Persuasion essay
MegaSearch: Top Tricks
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Your Research Strategy
1. Choose a controversial topic.
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Email useful articles to yourself.
2. Explore ways to focus your topic.
Use MegaSearch. Search your main topic, then experiment with different focus concepts.
Look at concepts that focus your topic into a question.
Articulate your answer to a controversial question. This is your THESIS.
3. Find sources that make arguments AGAINST your thesis.
Email these to yourself.
4. Find credible sources to support your argument and to rebut opposing views.
Email these full text sources to yourself, along with automatic MLA citations.
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