Write an argumentative research paper on a managed care-related topic, assumption or myth; thoroughly explaining what it is, why it’s important, and how it fundamentally impacts the managed care system today. You will gather evidence on present a well-reasoned argument or debatable issue. The goal of an argumentative paper is to show that your perspective is valid. You are to form reasons, draw conclusions and apply them to your findings. The purpose is not to completely prove your point, but to convince readers, with your evidence, that your argument or position has merit.
You will be evaluated according to your topic selection, thesis and outline, annotated bibliography, peer review, and final paper delivered in proper format as follows:
Follows all Project assignment details and technical requirements, presenting “a managed care-related topic, thoroughly explaining what it is, why it’s important, and how it fundamentally impacts the managed care system today.”
Presents an argumentative paper with reasoning and evidence of the debatable issues.
Incorporates suggestions as needed from peer review.
Incorporates key elements of a quality research paper:
The strong thesis statement that states the main point of your project and suggests the path that your project will follow.
Attention-getting introduction moving into a quick transition that leads into the thesis. Captures readers’ attention.
Topic sentences relate back to the thesis statement. All information is relevant to the thesis.
Logical transitions between paragraphs and ideas provide unity and coherence to the whole. Clear organization.
The concluding paragraph sums up the information and reiterates the thesis.