Love at First Sight Essay

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The Summative “Argument and Persuasion” Term Paper
ENG 2210 (260 pts.)
(100 pts. = 4 Outlines @ 25 pts. each.
Final submission = 160 pts. Total = 260 pts.)
Introduction:
On the last day of this course (day 35), you will submit the “summative” research paper in which you will argue which love (motivation) has shaped history and still shapes our world today. This is a very challenging paper, and it counts for 26% of your grade in this course. Because it is such a significant intellectual effort, you will be asked to turn in four outlines of the “sub-parts” of the final paper. Each “sub-part outline” is worth 25 points, and they are submitted in four out of the five weeks in this course. Writing these four “sub-part outlines” will
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CAUTION: YOU WILL FAIL THIS 200-POINT ASSIGNMENT IF YOU PLAGERIZE (STEAL) THE WORK OF OTHERS AND CALL IT YOUR OWN.
You must give credit to all source material. When you quote the work of others, you MUST cite your sources in parenthetical citations; for example:
Nearly thirty years after the publication of Otranto, the literary market experienced a massive influx of stories that belonged to what was then called “the terrorist system of novel writing” (Miles, 2002, p. 41).
IV. Proof of the Argument From Course Literature:
Examine the relationships from at least three of the literary works read in this class. Quote the words of the characters to prove your thesis. Be sure to cite the literary work in your parenthetical citations. Select from:
Till We Have Faces
ENG 2210 File # 1.18 “Term Paper Requirements” 3

A Doll’s House
“The Blood of the Martyrs”
“A Pair of Tickets”
“A Rose For Emily”
Poetry (This category can only count as one literary work; you can not simply quote three poems, and meet this requirement.)

NOTE: The quotes from course literature are expected; they do not count as part of your five required scholarly resources.
V. The Refutation Argument:
Why are the other two earthly loves not the primary motivators of human behavior?
Explain your answer with specific examples from relationships

in course literature.
Use scholarly resources if you like, not required.

VI. The Agape

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