Write a 3 page essay agreeing or disagreeing with the following statement: “Jewish and Italian immigrant women had the same experiences on the lower east side of New York City in the period 1890-1925. This proves that gender is more important than ethnicity in understanding the immigrant’s experience.” Submit this essay to the Week Two discussion forum by Day 3 (Wednesday).
Your essay must:
â€¢ Take a clear position of agreement or disagreement.
â€¢ Support that position with evidence.
â€¢ Defend that position from counterarguments.
To write a good essay, you will need to:
â€¢ Read materials accurately.
â€¢ Realize that the readings have authors who have personal points of view and biases.
â€¢ Recognize historical and sociological theses (propositions advanced for discussion or proof).
â€¢ Use written sources as evidence.
â€¢ State and defend your own thesis.
â€¢ Defend your thesis against counterarguments.
To write a good essay, you will also need to:
â€¢ Make sure it is grammatically correct.
â€¢ Make sure all words are spelled correctly.
â€¢ Make sure it is effectively organized (Thesis, Argument, Evidence, Defense, Conclusion).
â€¢ Use APA citation system to properly credit written evidence or othersâ€™ ideas.
â€¢ Make sure that the text portion of your essay is a minimum of 3 full pages in length (double-spaced, Times New Roman 12 font).