The Project Desciption states that the paper should be 3-5 pages. The topic must be one that is debateable or controversial such as legalization of prostitution, sex ed in schools; abortions, etc. You must pick ONE side of the controversial subject and present arguments in support of your position. Please re-read the Syllabus and directions for preparing the paper. I hope this is helpful.A thesis is an argument concerning an issue. It clearly states the author’s perception. Your paper should present your beliefs or conclusions related to the topic. It should include references from the text or one outside reading assigned by your instructor or both. The paper may also include material from other sources (please see rubric for guidance on this).A Crash Course on Argument PapersSelect an issue or dilemma of interest.Review the pertinent literature.Decide on your perception; take a stance.Articulate your perception in a thesis statement.Summarize the issues; demonstrate an understanding of the controversy.Defend/argue in favor of your perception using all resources available.Finish with a strong summary statement that reinforces your thesis.Proofread your work; use grammar/spellcheck functions.Revise; submit final draft.