You have chosen a social, legal, environmental, educational, scientific, medical, economic or political issue to explore and have formulated a position or claim. You have read articles and conducted research to gain an understanding of what others have said or written about your issue. You have compiled a listing of pertinent sources and have written an abbreviated Works Cited page. You have developed an outline that provides the organizational structure for your paper. Finally, you have determined who your audience is for the research paper. Review Chapters 11 and 12 of Perspectives on Argument for guidance on the research process and correct documentation.
Should the death penalty be mandatory for people that kill other people