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ENG 1103: Strategies for Analyzing Sources

Rosenwasser, David, and Jill Stephen. “Six Strategies for Analyzing Sources.” Writing Analytically, 8th edition. Wadsworth/Cengage, 2019. p. 219.

Using the six strategies that follow will help your develop a nuanced revision:

  • “Make Your Sources Speak
  • Attend Carefully to the Language of Your Sources by Quoting or Paraphrasing
  • Supply Ongoing Analysis of Your Sources (Don’t Wait Until the End)
  • Use Your Sources to Ask Questions, Not Just to Provide Answers
  • Put Your Sources in Conversation with One Another
  • Find Your Own Role in the Conversation”

Work Cited

Rosenwasser, David, and Jill Stephen. “Six Strategies for Analyzing Sources.” Writing Analytically, 8th edition. Wadsworth/Cengage, 2019. p. 219.

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