your textbook, Ideas Across Time, authors have discussed their views about various concepts. Choose your own concept and write a 3 page essay that defines a concept, such as the following (can come up with your own concept):
An ideal citizen
An effective government
A loving family
A successful professional
A healthy person
A good friendship
An ideal student
An effective teacher
An unhealthy relationship
An educated person
An ideal citizen or student
A fulfilling marriage
Masculine or feminine qualities
Guidelines: Double spaced. Times New Roman. 12 pt. font. MLA style. Use 1-3 sources. Include Works Cited page (on separate page.).
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Discuss the person, event or concept to explain it to someone who may not be familiar with the subject. Consider some of the questions: Where and how does it manifest itself? What are the components? What are the causes and/or effects? What are the qualities and give examples.
The purpose is to inform or explain your topic in detail, explaining what it means to your intended readers. You may use the writing techniques of definition, examples, cause and effects, divisions/classifications, narration, etc.