Rasmussen College Comparison of Humanitarians Written Assignment

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Question Description

This paper should be written in traditional research paper format. You will choose two figures from the Humanities (one from the past and one figure from the present, or a completely different era from the other) and compare and contrast their achievements. Please plan to choose two figures of interest to you.

  1. Original research paper that is a minimum of 4-5 pages in length, double-spaced, 12 point, with a standard font. In general, pages consist of:

Title Page - Captivating title, your name, title of the course, date.

Body - 4-5 pages in length. Follow this rough outline:

  • Introduction - introduce subjects - (Remember you are comparing and contrasting two figures from different eras) Bring focus to your study through thesis statement.
  • First Point coming out of thesis statement
    • Support #1 from research
    • Support #2 from research
    • Personal observation
    • Etc.
  • Second Point coming out of thesis statement
    • Support #1 from research
    • Support #2 from research
    • Personal opinion
    • Etc.
  • Third Point (if needed) coming out of thesis statement
    • Support #1 from research
    • Support #2 from research
    • Personal opinion
    • Etc.
  • Conclusion - Reiterate (do not simply restate) your thesis. Remember to mention both subjects here and close with a striking point.

References Cited page - in APA format.

  1. Follow APA format for the paper and for citing your sources. APA guidelines are available through the Online Library.
  2. Proper mechanics (clear, concise, and complete sentences and paragraphs), proper spelling, grammar, and punctuation.
  3. Four to five sources for the paper from your research. Please use one or two sources as available from your college's Online Library. For assistance on researching in the library, see the Resources tab. Internet resources should be from credible sources.
  4. Use statements and ideas that are your own writing and blend these in with your research. If you want to use actual words from a source, put them in quotation marks followed by an in-text citation showing that particular source.

Final Answer


Comparison of Harriet Tubman and Hillary Clinton

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Harriet Tubman and Hillary Clinton are two of the most famous humanitarians in their
time. Although from different eras, their actions and voices changed and had positive impacts on
the lives of many Americans. Harriet Tubman was an abolitionist, spy for the American Army as
well as a humanitarian. Born in slavery, Tubman suffered a series of mistreatments some of
which resulted in permanent injuries. In her twenties, Tubman was able to escape slavery from
Maryland and travelled to Pennsylvania whereby slavery was illegal. Her escape from slavery
became her first achievement in her fight against slavery. Through her efforts, Tubman was able
to secure and free many slaves from slavery in her thirteen prominent missions (Larson, 2004).
Hillary Clinton is a prominent devotee of Equal Rights Amendment. Her passion for human
rights began at a young age where she helped young people secure a better future. As a Senator,
Hillary voted Lily Ledbetter Act, sponsor of ERA, and was the leading sponsor of the Paycheck
Fairness Act from 2005 through 2007 and in 2009. She was also a strong supporter of paid sick
leave legislation. Throughout her life, career, and her time as First Lady, Hillary has been a
human rights activist who fought for the rights of many Americans and more so women (Burrell,
2001). In this paper, I will provide an in-depth comparison of Harriet Tubman and Hillary
Clinton achievements in changing American lives.
Although both Harriet Tubman and Hillary Clinton are human rights activists, there lines
of work and achievements significantly differ. While Turban was an activist for slaves and
played a special place in the war,...

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