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You can access a PDF version here: Cashbaugh_CV_OnlineVersion. Sean Cashbaugh Education: University of Texas at Austin, Ph.D., American Studies, 2016. Certification in the Graduate Portfolio Program in Cultural Studies, Américo Paredes Center for Cultural Studies, University of Texas at Austin. Dissertation Title: A Cultural History Beneath the Left: Politics, Art, and the Emergence of the…

types of supporting evidence

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Investigators use many types of evidence in their investigations, including some that wouldn't be accepted in court, but can still supply valuable insight.

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Think of yourself as a member of a jury, listening to a lawyer who is presenting an opening argument. You'll want to know very soon whether the lawyer believes the accused to be guilty or not guilty, and how the lawyer plans to convince you. Readers of academic essays are like jury members: before they have read too far, they want to know what the essay argues as well as how the writer plans to make the argument.

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Supporting argument TIP Sheet DEVELOPING A THESIS AND SUPPORTING ARGUMENTS There’s something you should know: Your college instructors have a hidden agenda. You may be alarmed to hear

how to write a simple thesis statement

A thesis statement is one sentence that expresses the main idea of a research paper or essay. It makes a claim, directly answering a question and must be very specific, as you can see in our thesis statement examples.