This essay should be 800 – 1000 words and more than five paragraphs in length: an introduction, 4+ body paragraphs and a conclusion. It should contain a minimum of THREE sources – books, journal articles or websites. At least ONE of those sources must come from one of the SPC Online Library Databases. Check with your instructor as to whether you will be using APA or MLA formatting for this assignment. The sources must be documented within your essay using correct APA or MLA in-text parenthetical documentation. The essay should also include a References section (for APA) or a Works Cited section (for MLA) which lists your resources. Refer to this organizational chart for the use of transitions in your writing.