America in the 1960’s

The topic should be related to chapters covered in The American Yawp
Use a minimum of four sources for your paper, and at least one must be a primary source “The American Yawp”._x000D_
3 full pages double-spaced, 12-point font_x000D_
Includes a clear thesis statement, an assertion, or position. The topic is original and manageable in a short research paper. _x000D_
The body of the essay focuses on this thesis and develops it fully, recognizing the complexity of issues and refuting arguments in opposition to the thesis. _x000D_
Uses sufficient and relevant evidence to support the thesis (and primary points), including facts, inferences, and judgments. Quotes, summarizes, and paraphrases accurately and effectively–appropriately introducing and explaining each quote._x000D_
Shows a clear understanding of the sources; has evaluated each source and used it appropriately. Uses a wide variety of sources reflecting significant research. _x000D_
Uses MLA format correctly; includes internal citations and a Works Cited list; is free of errors._x000D_
Introduces the topic in an interesting way; shows critical thinking and depth of understanding; uses appropriate tone; shows sophistication in language usage and sentence structure._x000D_
Subject: The Civil Rights fight for equality, President Kennedy’s death, and President Johnson’s fight for equal rights._x000D_

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