Purpose: To formulate a thesis; to provide development and support for your ideas; to demonstrate your ability to structure a clear and effective essay.
Topic: The broad topic for this essay is presented through the essays in Chapter 22 of Current Issues and Enduring Questions, titled “Online versus IRL: How Has Social Networking Changed How We Relate to One Another?” You will need to narrow the focus of the topic in order to produce an effective essay.
References: You should start with the texts that are presented in Chapter 22 for references. A total of five (5) references are required for this essay, with at least two (2) of those references being academic. A Works Cited page will be required.
Format/Grading: The essay is to be five 5 pages, following MLA format: typed, double-spaced, 12-point font in Times New Roman with one inch margins.