I also used comparison in my ee, comparing harold pinter's party time to john osborne's look back in anger in order to show a transition in british theatre topics with comparisons of 2-3 plays/books/diets/etc tend to be in the sweet spot of not too narrow or broad because you can analyze each portion. Throughout your academic career, you'll be asked to write papers in which you compare and contrast two things: two texts, two theories, two historical figures, two scientific processes, and so on. Written exam: 1 hour 30 minutes open book 50 marks 50% of as level questions section a: unseen prose on two unseen poems (25 marks) section c: comparing texts: one essay question linking two texts (25 marks) one extended essay (2500 words) and a bibliography assessed 50 marks 20% of a-level. How to write a comparison essay posted: 03 oct 2017, 23:19 author: isecu buy an extended essay microsoft, you might notice that they are the destination dissertation google books two most competitive companies in the writing chapter one of dissertation field of computing software tools it gives the reader a specific. Asks a question: shows a cause and effect or makes a comparison • choose something that is o library books o old extended essays o jstor o current issues section of subject-based resources on library website (cq researcher, pro con) develop a research question • this is what your essay is page 2.
Comparison and contrast rubric category 4 3 2 1 purpose & supporting details the paper compares and contrasts items clearly the paper points to specific examples to illustrate the comparison the paper includes only the information relevant to the comparison the paper compares and contrasts items clearly. At some point in your literature studies, you will be required to compare two novels comparing you may also attempt to come up with book themes that could be comparable as an example of comparing novel themes, we will look at the adventures of huckleberry finn and the red badge of courage. A multiple book review essay involves assessing the quality of two or more books that cover the same overall subject area [eg, analysis of european debt think of a multiple book review essay as a type of compare and contrast paper similar to what you may have written for a general issue-oriented composition class.
The analysis in ronald rogowski's book commerce and coalitions ends in the 1980s extend his analysis to two countries, canada and a country of your choice , from 1990 to 2000 using rogowski's theory, predict how the change in exposure to international trade should affect political conflict in canada and the country. This lesson explains what it is to write a compare and contrast essay for the student who needs to describe two subjects, a compare and contrast.
The extended essay, including the world studies extended essay, offers the opportunity for ib students to investigate a the inter-disciplinary world studies essay, two subjects, and acquaints them with the independent research and writing compare the style of writing with work known to be that of the student • compare. Compare and contrast essays are characterized by a basis for comparison, points of comparison, and analogies it is grouped by the object (chunking) or by point (sequential) the comparison highlights the similarities between two or more similar objects while contrasting highlights the differences between two or more.
Section 2: the suggested structure is based on the extended essay guides and the examination reports from 2009 stages such if you have used general reference books but not used a citation in the text, then you need to explain how you used the compare to secondary sources (perhaps those cited in the design) 2. I'm thinking of doing my ee on 'the giver' by lois lowry and my teacher said it would be best if i get two texts to compare them but i don't know any other book i could use to compare it with any ideas of similar books i could use if not, any ideas on a topic or a research question i could use for this book. The extended essay is an individual project of 4000 words it is a chance to study a topic that interests you which is not covered by the syllabus it can cover any historical topic of your choice from within the past 10 years it is supervised by your history teacher, but marked by the ib board it will involve an emphasis on.
I personally believe that your ib curriculum endorsed books such as those from cup or oup, have a section specifically catered for the extended essay the best thing about libraries/book stores is that while you may think only one or two books may interest you after searching for your topic with the library's online. The irish playwright denis johnston once claimed that all stories are based on the same eight plots if his theory is true, filmmakers often create dramatically different films out of similar plots, whether they work from identical source material or original screenplays film essays often compare and contrast two films in terms of. The main purpose of this essay is to analyze to what extent and in what ways the worlds of two genders back in the xix century differed, considering all fields of social and private life this investigation will be based on the analysis of the novel pride and prejudice by jane austin and additional sources such as gender.