Assignment 2: Research Proposal Thesis, Major Points, and Plan

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Should regulations regarding payment to college athletes be changed?
Assignment 2: Research Proposal Thesis, Major Points, and Plan
Christopher Burch
Strayer University
ENG 215 Research & Writing
April 9, 2013
Prof. R Eackloff

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Should regulations regarding payment to college athletes be changed?
I have selected the persuasive writing genre to investigate the question "Should regulations regarding payment to college athletes be changed?" for two reasons. The first reason is that this issue is very complex, and this paper is geared to focus in on answering a set narrow, objective questions to get to heart of the issue so the average person can have a factual view of this issue. The persuasive
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Many head coaches, specifically men's basketball, football, and women's basketball, earn salaries well above $100,000 annually. Total compensation packages including endorsement contracts often exceed $1 million for coaches at top programs. It has been widely reported at least 10 head football coaches have total compensation packages worth over $1 million per season and expected that number to increase each season. Just one example of how lucrative endorsement contracts have become in intercollegiate athletics is Rick Pitino, then head basketball coach at the University of Kentucky, receiving $300,000 per year that his team wore Adidas brand basketball shoes. The bottom line is that the athletes who make these colleges and universities wealthy don't share any of the money they help raise
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