Your assignment requires you to research and take a stance on a current, controversial environmental or social issue that you care about. This assignment includes four parts:
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The information on the following tabs of this guide will help you identify and narrow a topic, identify keywords for your topic, find and evaluate different types of sources, and cite your sources.
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