Argumentative writing is a type of writing that requires a writer to defend a claim on a topic using fact based evidence from personal experience, literature, historical examples, and research to support his or her viewpoint. The writer usually uses several different reasons to prove his or her claim.
Through the use of this LibGuide, you will learn how to create a solid argument.
The tabs are organized to best serve you in the writing process:
1. Task Definition
2. Topic Selection
3. Gather and Evaluate Information
4. Organize Information
5. Introducing Your Claim
6. Providing Reasons and Evidence
7. Refuting the Counterclaim
8. Concluding the Argument
9. Revise and Publish