Compare & Contrast Essay – Rhetorical Mode

Write an essay using the effect rhetorical mode. Formulate a topic directly related to a specific Norton Mix reading.

Organized the paper around a strong thesis statement that does not simply repeat or summarize the arguments of other authors.
This paper requires three sources, The Norton Mix and at least two outside scholarly sources.
Develop your own topic and focus based on ideas from one of the following essays from The Norton Mix.
Use information from and cite your selected essay in your paper.
• Al Gore – “The Climate Emergency”
• Jared Diamond – “The Last Americans”