Engaging Sources: Acknowledgement, Response & Citation
- Parent Category: Information Literacy
- Category: Engaging Sources
- Written by Ivan Eubanks, Ph. D.
Being a form of discourse, argumentation involves engaging or anticipating other perspectives on the topic at hand. It thereby follows that in argument-driven writing one must determine the best ways to address those perspectives, inform readers of their relevance and respond to them in a way that supports one’s claims. The list below should give you some ideas for how to do so.