This LibGuide will help you through the process of research for your 1,000-word essays.
You will write four (4) 1,000-word essays during the semester. The 2nd - 4th essays require 2 secondary sources (using MLA format). Essay 2 is based on excerpts from John Stuart Mill's "Subjection of Women" and/or Ralph Waldo Emerson's "Self-Reliance" (the topics are listed after the essays in the text "The World of Ideas."
For essays 2 - 4, the requirement is to use 2 secondary sources for each essay and to choose different types of sources (I want the students to be able to use databases for scholarly articles in journals and newspapers especially). The students answer one question at the end of one essay. For their essay two, they're choosing from Mill's "Subjection of Women" or Emerson"s "Self-Reliance
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