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Your Assignment

Long Essay Writing Assignment:

You will write a 4-5 page paper response on the New Deal that will incorporate readings, lectures, and class discussions on the topic. You must also use library resources to find 2 to 3 outside sources. These sources can be books, articles, primary sources, etc. You must cite 3 examples from your textbook, primary sources, and at least 2 sources from library research.  Check out the Types of Sources guide for more details about primary and secondary sources.

Essay Question:

What impact did the New Deal of the 1930s have on specific groups of people (Women, African Americans, Native Americans, Mexican Americans, laborers, the working-class)?  

Getting started

The information on the following tabs of this guide will help you identify keywords for your topic, find and evaluate different types of sources, and cite your sources.

For additional help using library resources, explore the library's Library Research Skills guide

For writing help, see the Taft College Learning Center for information about getting help from a writing tutor.