Should be 1200 – 1500 words in length, double-spaced, with a 12 font size, and one-inch margins on all sides. Please include a cover sheet, properly formatted footnotes, and a bibliography (works cited page) with your assignment. Furthermore, these do not count in the word count of your paper.
This is not a book report.
Your purpose is to read and analyze the monograph required in the course. This monograph is Coming of Age in Mississippi by Anne Moody. It will be your assignment to examine the material covered in the monograph and develop and support an argument (with specific evidence from the monograph) as you describe the experiences of Anne Moody in relation to the more well-known Civil Rights activists (Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Malcolm X, etc.).Although you will be developing a thesis based on your opinion, you must support your thesis with evidence from the book. You may also use the course textbook and articles in the Virtual Reader (see file listed on the Course Content page) as sources. Again, no other sources, including websites, will be allowed. If you use sources that are not allowed, 20 points will be deducted from your grade. Also, you must use sources other than just the monograph. If you use only the monograph, 20 points will be deducted from your grade.
For assistance with how to cite properly, please refer to the file listed on the Course Content page (Turabian Tutorial or Plagiarism.org). You must include both footnotes and a works cited page (both properly formatted).