In this essay you will have to use eight total sources four from images I will send you from a textbook after you accept the assignment and a separate four from the academic source Ebsco.
ArgumentEssay: 1500-1600 words (including References)
Documentation:APA (cover sheet, in-text citations, References)
Title:Give the essay an interesting title that indicates your attitude towards thetopic
Purpose:This essay asks you to define what happiness is and to argue for the elementsthat you believe are essential to it. The essay requires you to synthesize yoursources—that is, to use multiple sources in your paragraphs and to compare andcontrast them.
Sources: Useat least eight sources: four sources must be essays from our textbook Writing and Reading across the Curriculum (Chapter14) and four sources must be essays fromAcademic Search Complete database(found through Eli Oboler Library). Do not use dictionaries, encyclopedias,online searches, or books. Every source must be both paraphrased and quoted. Makesure that you use a lead-in phrase with every quotation and keep the quotationsshort. Each source must be used at least once.
Content& Organization: In the introduction, providedefinitions/explanations of happiness as a general term and/or exclude thingsthat you believe do not add to happiness.Organize the body paragraphs according to your selected sources ofhappiness—from the most important element of happiness to the least important(or vice versa). Think about such topics as money, family, education, religion,geography (national origin), attitude, experience, and genetics, etc. Choose fourdifferent topics and explore them in depth, using at least two sources per paragraph.In the conclusion, sum up of your definition of happiness. You might include anexample and/or a quotation that fits your discussion.
Begin each paragraph with a clear topic sentence. Donot start a paragraph with a quotation or a paraphrase. Use your sources onlyas support. End each paragraph with your own example or analysis. Do not end aparagraph with a quotation or a paraphrase
You may rely on personal experiences and observations,but limit these and be sure to tie them into the essays that you are using.
APAReferences Page: You will have eight sources listed. Besure to use hanging indentation and put the entries into alphabetical order. Referto previous assignments, sample essay, and APA handout for help.
For essays in the textbook, use the following form:
Csikszentmihalyi,M. (2016). Finding flow. In L. Behrens & L. J. Rosen (Eds.), Writing and reading across the curriculum (pp.544-548). Boston, MA: Pearson.
Foracademic essays, here is a sample form:
Smith,J., Brown, R., & Johnson, S. (2015). Experiencing the flow of truehappiness. Journal of Happiness Studies,45(4), 23-35. https://doi.org: 3444.5ti895022039