Proposal – Thesis, Major Points, and Plan
Write a persuasive paper
on the topic: Should minors who commit violent crimes be tried as adults? Reason
for selection of Topic will be focused.
a one to two (1-2) page research proposals in which you:
the topic you selected and explain two (2) reasons for using it.
a defensible, relevant thesis statement in the first paragraph.
three (3) major characteristics of your audience (official position,
decision-making power, current view on topic, other important characteristic).
the paper’s scope and outline the major sections.
and explain the questions to be answered.
your research plan, including the methods of researching and organizing
at least three (3) primary sources and three (3) secondary sources. Wikipedia
and other Websites do not qualify as academic resources.
assignment must follow these formatting guidelines:
typed, double spaced, using Times New Roman font (size 12), with one-inch
margins on all sides; references must follow APA format.
a cover page containing the title of the assignment, the student’s name, the
professor’s name, the course title, and the date. The cover page and the
reference page are not included in the requiredpage length.