Argumentative essay on cigarette advertising

Objective
:
For this
assignment, you will write a
6 page argumentative essay about the social issue
After making a stand, you will support that stand with scholarly
sources
following
MLA style
. Remember to incorporate
correct grammar and rhetorical moves
through an
introduction, body, and conclusion
.
Process:
Now that you have completed initial rese
arch on the social issue that relates to your Inquiry article,
to begin the Argumentative Essay
you should:
Introduction:
i ·
Decide on an opening quote or statistic or anecdote
or question
i ·
Organize background information
i ·
Choose your oppositional quotes (counter-arguments)
i ·
Develop a working thesis!
Body:
After
developing your working in
troduction and thesis with information and literature review, look
again to your literature review to
build the body of your essay with claims and supports from
your research.

Suggestions include: definition of terms, develop background, develop counter
-
argument.
Conclusion:
Finally, develop a closing paragraph that includes
at least
one
of the following:
i ·
Pull together the main claims of your essay
i ·
Answer the question a?So what?a?
i ·
Universalize (compare to other situations)
i ·
What is new?
i ·
Echo the introduction
i ·
Challeng
e the reader
i ·
Look to the future
i ·
The last line of your essay might include:
i ·
A provocative question
i ·
A quote
This essay should include:
At least (1) definition
(preferably
from
the Oxford English Dictionary
a
OED
)
At least (1) scholarly journal (i.e. JStor)
At least (1)
scholarly
book
Optional, but suggested, the article from
From Inquiry to Academic Writing
*
An a?Aa? paper will contain these sources and multiple others
cited in your text and
included in your
Works Cited
.
Conclusion:
By the end of your
essay
,
your audience
will understand your well
-
supported side of the
argument
,
even though they may not agree with you