"Statement" Essays and Research Papers

1 - 10 of 500

Statement

Thesis Statements A thesis statement should be argumentative (debatable) and function as a one-two sentence --condensation of your paper’s primary claim (or argument). Thesis statements are necessary so that readers can identify the point and/or argument of your paper early in the paper. A thesis statement also allows you to state the primary reasons behind your paper’s argument early in the paper. A thesis statement is not a “duh” statement, such as “The extermination of the Jews was bad...

Premium Logic, Statement, American Economic Association 740  Words | 3  Pages

Open Document

Thesis Statement

actions. How to Tell a Strong Thesis Statement from a Weak One 1. A strong thesis statement takes some sort of stand. Remember that your thesis needs to show your conclusions about a subject. For example, if you are writing a paper for a class on fitness, you might be asked to choose a popular weight-loss product to evaluate. Here are two thesis statements: There are some negative and positive aspects to the Banana Herb Tea Supplement. This is a weak thesis statement. First, it fails to take a stand...

Premium Thesis or dissertation, Kinship, Family 749  Words | 3  Pages

Open Document

Mission Statements

there is always a “Mission Statement”, is the force of any organization. According to Dean John Champion; are goals and orientation statements of organizations designed to disclose their purposes and responsibilities. Used to vest employees with direction and motivation. A mission statement is: During this paper I will provide three examples of criminal justice missions statements. The mission statement of the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA),the “mission statement of the Texas Department of...

Premium Controlled Substances Act, Law, Criminal law 919  Words | 4  Pages

Open Document

Thesis Statement

G Thesis Statements What Is a Thesis Statement? If you have ever worked in an office with computers, your computer was probably connected to a network. In a network, there is one main computer to which all the other computers send and receive information. If that base computer shuts down, all the other computers shut down—everything centers on that one computer. In the same way, every word, sentence, and paragraph in an essay must relate to or center on the thesis statement. A thesis statement...

Premium Computer, Statements, Statement 546  Words | 3  Pages

Open Document

A Mision Statement

Mission Statement 2 The Importance of a Mission Statement In helping students achieve at their greatest potential it is necessary for me to provide them with the necessary tools for accomplishing high success. One vital tool for my success (Canter, 2009) as well as the success of my students is to have a mission statement about my teaching beliefs that help guide my instructional planning, interactions with students and difficult...

Free Respect, Need, Want 801  Words | 4  Pages

Open Document

Mission Statements

History: Coca-Cola Heritage Timeline).” b. The Coca-Cola Company’s Mission Statement is: “Our Roadmap starts with our mission, which is enduring. It declares our purpose as a company and serves as the standard against which we weigh our actions and decisions. • To refresh the world… • To inspire moments of optimism and happiness… • To create value and make a difference (Andrea).” c. I think Coca-Cola’s mission statement is a little untraditional compared to the ones in chapter 2. The examples...

Premium Coca-Cola, AltaVista, Yahoo! 555  Words | 3  Pages

Open Document

Personal Statement

c a l i f o r n i a Berkeley Why is the personal statement so important? As a vital part of your application, the personal statement—consisting of responses to two prompts—is reviewed by both the Admissions and the Scholarship Offices. At Berkeley we use the Personal Statement to: • discover and evaluate distinctions among applicants whose academic records are often very similar; • gain insight into your level of academic, personal and extracurricular achievement; • provide us with information...

Premium All That You Can't Leave Behind, As You Like It, Statements 1559  Words | 7  Pages

Open Document

Global Statements

THE GLOBAL STATEMENT: What is it and where to use it? Aside from courtesy details, a thesis statement (a more direct statement about the topic/text than the examples below; a simple equation which may help is thesis = topic +opinion) and your road map, an introduction may also offer (usually in the opening sentence) a general or global statement about the nature of texts/ characters/conflicts/ideas/identity/ conventions/responses etc… on all the usual topics you are asked to discuss in essay writing...

Premium Mike Mizanin, Writing, The Real World 717  Words | 3  Pages

Open Document

Thesis Statements

WTG 7a: The Thesis Statement and Topic Sentences The thesis statement concisely expresses your main idea to your audience and is supported by the body of the essay. Your thesis statement should do more than state a fact; rather, it should make an assertion based on your own ideas. ( Bad: iPods are devices that transport and play music. ( Good: iPods are the best source for transporting and playing music not only because they are compact and user-friendly but also because they store...

Premium Writing, Critical thinking, Argument 623  Words | 3  Pages

Open Document

statement of purpose

WRITING A STATEMENT OF PURPOSE What is a statement of purpose? The Statement of Purpose (often called “letter of intent” or “application essay” by various educational institutions) is one of the most important components of your application process. This document provides the admissions committee with information that allows them to become more acquainted with who you are; what you want to study at graduate school and why; experiences you have in the field; and what you plan on doing with...

Premium Short story, Writing, Letter of intent 1170  Words | 5  Pages

Open Document

Become a StudyMode Member

Sign Up - It's Free