Example Of Summary Response Essays Essays and Term Papers

  • Summary Response Essay

    In “You’re 16, You’re Beautiful and you’re a Voter”, author Anya Kamenetz argues that the voting age should be lowered to 16. Kamenetz supports her argument by pointing out the significant increase in the number of young voters who participated in the presidential campaign of 2008. Kamenetz believes...

      723 Words | 2 Pages   Binge drinking, Adolescence, Addiction

  • Summary Response Essay

    Nate Florio English 101 Dr. Rose 13 September 2014 Summary Response Essay Did you know that according to a two-year study by the Pathways to Prosperity Project at the Harvard University Graduate School of Education only 30 percent of young adults in the United States successfully complete a bachelor’s...

      840 Words | 3 Pages   Bachelor's degree

  • Summary/Response Essay on Abortion

    regardless of age, color, beliefs, and reasons. Women should be more responsible for their actions. Lewis asks readers to respond to the following example: “Imagine you have a balance beam. On one side you have the physical life of an infant and on the other you have the mental and emotional life of a...

      1226 Words | 3 Pages   Sex education, Abortion in the United States, Emergency contraception, United States pro-life movement

  • Summary / Critical Response Essay

    ESSAY #1: SUMMARY / CRITICAL RESPONSE ESSAY OBJECTIVES:  This essay assignment will help you do the following:  Improve your ability to read critically and analytically  Improve your ability to respond objectively to a controversial text and evaluate a writer’s rhetorical strategies  Improve...

      1032 Words | 5 Pages   Writing process, Essay, Audience, Rhetoric

  • Summary-Analysis-Response essay

    ENGL 1302 11 July 2013 Summary-Analysis-Response Paper In Lisa Hamilton’s “Unconventional Farmers; Let Them Eat Meat”, she justifies the issue of raising livestock for food causing greenhouse gas emissions. Should we be eating less meat or actually eating more? Hamilton’s research found many interesting...

      720 Words | 2 Pages   Agriculture

  • Summary/Response Essay

    Summary/Response Part-time Employment Undermines Students Commitment to School Summary: In the essay, "Part-time Employment Undermines a Student's Commitment to School" by Laurence Steinberg, it explains how studies show that teenagers that work while attending school are more likely to loose their...

      395 Words | 2 Pages   Adolescence

  • Summary Strong Response Essay

    Jessie Morschauser Professor Hallstrom English 100 September 9, 2014 981 words Summary/Strong Response Essay Losing someone close to you can feel like losing a part of yourself. A piece of you goes missing. Imagine living your life with them there and then having them ripped away from you. It really...

      983 Words | 5 Pages   Grief

  • Summary And Response Essay

    Summary and Response Essay Is Cursive Writing A Thing of the Past? How often do we actually use cursive writing these days? And if we don’t write incursive, should we continue to teach our children how to? This is one of the biggest questions in our education system today. Many states are eliminating...

      693 Words | 3 Pages   Cursive, Reading comprehension, Reading (process), Learning disability

  • Summary and Response Essay

    case, we are to think about assisted suicide, and if it is ethically okay. In the article “A Case of Assisted Suicide” by Jack Kevorkian he gives an example of when he had to perform a case of assisted suicide in order to help a woman who did not want to continue to live on with her life because of her...

      1447 Words | 4 Pages   Jack Kevorkian

  • Summary Response Essay

    Summary/Response Essay March 21, 2015 Should College Athletes Be Paid? The article, titled “Should college athletes be paid?” was written by Allen Sack and published on March 7, 2008 in the Christian Science Monitor. Allen Sack is a professor at University of New Haven. He attended college at University...

      864 Words | 4 Pages  

  • Reading And Summary Response Essay On B

    EGL – 1520 Your Community College by Student’s name A Summary on Brent Staples’s “Black Men in Public Space” Brent Staples’s essay, “Black Men in Public Space”, was written to show how stereotypes about black men have affected him personally. He tells several short stories about how he was mistaken...

      685 Words | 2 Pages  

  • Phil Robertson Summary and Response Essay

    Essay 1 Gabriella Vick Baker College of Muskegon To live in a “free” country where you get criticized for speaking your mind is a sad place. After being mute from the GQ controversy, A&E star, Phil Robertson decides to speak his mind. From gun control, government assistance, to technology- Phil...

      571 Words | 1 Pages  

  • Summary-Response Essay on the Article "A Good Education"

    In the article “A Good Education”, the author poses the question of whether a good education is a broad one, with traditional subjects, or a specialized one, providing practical skills. The author states that in the XVIIIth and XIXth century a good education was a broad one, which provided men the possibility...

      531 Words | 2 Pages  

  • Gender Pay Gap Summary & Response Essay

    ultimately steers them away from requesting higher pay, or they do not meet the qualifications to receive promotions (Hymowitz, 2008). This essay is in response to On Diversity, America Isn’t Putting Its Money Where Its Mouth Is in which the writer presents her argument as to why women should not earn...

      660 Words | 2 Pages   Gender inequality, Diversity (business), Economic inequality, Equal opportunity

  • ENGL 161 Summary Response Essay Instruct 2

    much education one should accomplish. Blinder states, “In a progressive society, such as worrisome social phenomenon might elicit some strong policy responses, such as more compensatory education, stepped-up efforts at retraining, reinforcement of the social safety net” (Blinder 9). Americans are shredding...

      1035 Words | 4 Pages   Employment, Retraining, Unemployment, Offshoring

  • Summary and Response

    Summary: In “You Have the Right to Remain a Target of Racial Profiling,” syndicated columnist Eugene Robinson tries to impress upon his readers that racial profiling is still utilized by today’s police force. Mr. Robinson utilizes statistics from the U.S. Department of Justice, Bureau of Justice Statistics...

      554 Words | 2 Pages   Racial profiling, Traffic stop

  • Summary Response

    Jesse Evans LS-ENG 0810 17 October 2013 Summary Response Summary Response of Maya Angelou’s “The Graduation” In the essay “The Graduation” (McGraw-Hill 2003), Maya Angelou tells the story of life in 1940s Stamps, Arkansas. She explains how it feels to be discriminated and thought of as less...

      791 Words | 3 Pages  

  • Summary and Response

    SUMMARY AND RESPONSE TO “WHY WE CRAVE HORROR MOVIES” In “Why We Crave Horror Movies” Stephen King explains that everyone is mentally ill to some degree. The people outside the asylums are just possibly better at hiding their craziness. Most of us know someone, maybe even ourselves which talk to themselves...

      418 Words | 1 Pages  

  • Summary and Response

    It was a mild December night. Christmas was only two weeks away. The evening sky was overcast, but the roads were dry. All was quiet in our small town as I drove to my grandmother’s house. I heard the sirens first. Red lights and blue lights strobed in tandem. Ambulances with their interiors lit like...

      897 Words | 2 Pages   Drunk driving in the United States

  • Summary and Response

    English0800 TR. 17 September 2013 Summary and Response to “City is Right to Demolish Boarded-up Properties” In the November 6,2013 edition of The Jackson Sun, the article “Our View: City is Right to Demolish Boarded-up Properties.” In the article, they explain that abandon, and unsightly homes...

      578 Words | 2 Pages  

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