• Week 3 Posts
    A biased essay can diminish the writer's reliability in the reader's eye. Reliability is what makes a writer’s word reliable. If a writer fails to address the other side of an argument or concern, which they feel strongly, by paying no attention to it or by dismissing it, it is less likely that a reader...
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  • Writing
    Compare and Contrast   This type of writing allows the writer to point out similarities and differences about topics, subjects or objects.  Compare means to identify how your topics are alike or similar.  You state what they have in common.  On the other hand, contrast means to identify what is different...
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  • Essay Types
    Labeling an Essay Research: Essay Types An essay is defined as a short piece of writing on a particular subject. There are a variety of types of essays for different purposes, starting with Expository Essay which gives directions or instructions about how to complete a task or how something is done...
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  • Schoolwork
    in the Questions discussion each week or in your Individual Forum. Should you need to contact me, you should not hesitate to do so. For emergencies, when you are not able to gain access to messages on the Online Learning System (OLS), please send a message to my personal email address. In the event a...
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  • Guide to Write Contract and Comparision
    ACADEMIC ESSAYS - READING] Comparison and Contrast Essays Whenever you have had to make a choice between two or more options (which movie you want to see, which restaurant you want to go to, what time you want to meet your friends, etc.), you have used comparison and contrast. Most simply...
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  • Cognitive Therapy
      EXPANDED LEARNING OUTCOMES  Textbook Core LO: What is stress and what are its major sources and effects? 1. Differentiate between stress and stressors, eustress and distress (p. 94-95). 2. Describe research findings related to Holmes and Rahe’s Social Readjustment Rating Scale...
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  • The Practice of Effective Communication in Business Etiquette
    Running Header: Effective Communication The Practice of Effective Communication in Business Etiquette Including Nonverbal and Verbal Communication Timothy Stone # L22751253 Liberty University Abstract This essay discusses the importance of effective communication in business, and the attributes...
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  • Com+155+-+Course+Syllabus (1).Doc
    reserved. Course Description This course addresses the key elements necessary for effective academic writing in college. The course begins with focus on prewriting strategies and builds to drafting and revising essays. In addition, the course includes skill development at the sentence and paragraph level...
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  • Essay
    DEVELOPING PARAGRAPHS: COMPARISON/ CONTRAST Writing a paragraph using comparison or contrast requires the development of two topics at the same time. In this chapter, you will concentrate on the special needs of this challenging rhetorical form. 22 CHAPTER OBJECTIVES • • • • • choosing a two-part...
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  • Vocabulary
    72-76), “My Sojourn in the Lands of My Ancestors” by Maya Angelou (pages 109-117), Unit Theme: Community (Building A Community VS Building Community) Essay: Expository on Music- Post ROUGH DRAFT (100 points) BY MIDNIGHT Wednesday (You can do this in class), Peer Revision BY MIDNIGHT Thursday (100 points)...
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  • Paraphrasing
    Nickerson's "How We Know-and Sometimes Misjudge-What Others Know: Imputing One's Own Knowledge to Others." Psychological Bulletin 125.6 (1999): p737. In order to communicate effectively with other people, one must have a reasonably accurate idea of what they do and do not know that is pertinent to the...
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  • An Examination on Sociocultural “Marking” of Women – Rhetorical Analysis of “There Is No Unmarked Woman” by Deborah Tanen
    Rhetorical Analysis of “There Is No Unmarked Woman” by Deborah Tanen What is it that makes a woman a woman, or what makes a man a man? Deborah Tannen, author and Ph.D. of linguistics, investigates this question within the essay, “There Is No Unmarked Woman.” An excerpt from a larger publication, “Talking...
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  • Organizational Behavior Study Guide
    Luthans’ (1988) Real Manager Study concerning effective versus successful managers and their implications for management and leadership. Luthans’ Real Manager Study found that “effective” managers are not necessarily “successful” managers. Effective managers are usually not the ones promoted rapidly...
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  • Study Hr
    Review Sheet for Leadership \ Ch8: Power Discussion Questions 1. ****ESSAY*****What methods did Milgram use to study obedience? What were his results? Summarize the variations he implemented and their results. - Milgram used three person teams in which there was a learner, a teacher...
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  • Com155 Syllabus
    print a copy of this syllabus for handy reference. Whenever there is a question about what assignments are due, please remember this syllabus is considered the ruling document. Please refer to this document when completing every assignment!! Notice that you should use the documents posted in the Course...
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  • The similarities and differences
    Writing Effective Comparison or Contrast Essays A Comparison or Contrast essay is an essay in which you either compare something or contrast something.  A comparison essay is an essay in which you emphasize the similarities, and a contrast essay is an essay in which you emphasize the differences.  We...
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  • Bnc1 - Competency 5 - Leadership
    theories, methods, and tools in given situations and select the appropriate behavior of the leader * Compare and contrast transformational and transactional leaders * Define charismatic leadership * Describe the contingency theories of leadership * Explain how leaders facilitate conflict resolution...
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  • wyjhsahk
    AP* World History ESSAY WRITER’S HANDBOOK WRITTEN BY: GREG & DIXIE GRUPE *Advanced Placement Program and AP are registered trademarks of the College Board, which was not involved in the production of, and does not endorse, this product. Writing the answers to free-response questions...
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  • Study guide
    no way they can learn them all. They worry that they will confuse concepts that seem similar but have subtle, yet important, differences. They want to know not only on what they should focus, but also how they should study. We emphasize to these students the importance of doing three things: (1) try...
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  • Qualities of a Good Essay
    Qualities of a good essay Given below is the process that should be followed for essay writing. 1 Select the topic of your essay, be careful about its wording. 1. Choose the central idea, or thesis, of your essay. For example: Information technology has revolutionized the way we work. ...
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