Ow Child Abuse and Neglect Affect Childhood

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1) ESSAY GUIDELINES (ONLY FOCUS ON PART 2)br /
2) ESSAY OUTLINE COMPLETED WITH PROFESSOR FEEDBACK (PART 1) br /
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This research essay must examine an aspect of childrenas culture that is of interest to you. This could include exploring childrenas culture in a specific locale (community, culture, country, language group etc.) or examining one aspect of childrenas culture that might reach across cultures (i.e. music, games, play, friendship, toys etc). Choose a topic and create a research question that you would like to pursue. a I choose the topic: does child abuse and neglect affect childhood br /
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1. First pick your topic. Make sure there is enough scholarly research on your topic of choice. Make sure the topic is not too broad (remember the length of the paper is around 5-6 pages).br /br /
2. Do some research on your topic (research that extends beyond Google scholar). What do researchers have to say about your topic? How can you apply what you have learned in this course to your topic? How might the way we construct children/childhood impact the topic of your paper?br /br /
3. Come up with a research question/thesis for your essay. Synthesize the research on or about your question/topic. Does the research you have found support your research question? Contradict your research question?br /br /
4. Your essay should consist of an introduction, body and conclusion. You should use subheadings in your paper to let the reader know what section is what. For example you might use the headings of: Introduction, Background, Current (or Historical) examples, Conclusion. These are just suggestions, you will need to come up with subheadings that are appropriate for your own paper.br /br /
5. The conclusion should summarize your research question and your findings.br /br /
6. Donat forget your bibliography should be in APA format and be consistent! Use helpful tools like RefWorks or Zotero to keep your references organized. If you need more information about this style see:
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Part one of the assignment was to complete an essay outline with an annotated bibliography which I have already completed. I got an 85% on that portion. This is found in the attachment br /
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The essay should follow the outline, but changed can be made accordingly. br /
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I have mentioned some theorist/theories in my annotated bibliography on my outline. Here is a short list of some theories/theorists that may also apply to back up some of my ideas. The textbook that I am using for the course is : Understanding Childhood: a crossdisciplinary approach by Mary Jane Kehilybr /
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-Equifinalitybr /
Childhood Agency br /
Charles Darwinbr /
Michael Foucaultbr /
-Jean Piaget + Lev Vygotskybr /
Judy Dunnbr /
Equifinality