1.Assignment: 10 page formal paper (exclusive of title page, endnotes, bibliography, appendixes, tables, and any images). Papers need to be drawn from a minimum of five primary documents and five secondary sources. Primary documents can be taken from online sources. You are permitted to use only one document per online source. Secondary sources must be from a UCLA library. You are allowed to take only one secondary source per journal or book.
2.Format Style: Chicago Manual of Style; Use of endnotes, no footnotes or parenthetical notes allowed. Quotes should not be more than 2 lines in length and the total number of quotes should be limited to a reasonable amount.
3.Paper Topics: You may write on one of the two topics listed below:
A.The labor of black enslaved children for their masters/mistresses
B.Each paper should have a clearly defined thesis that is definitively documented by use of both primary and secondary sources.
C.Papers should focus on a small topic within one of the two broad topics indicated above. “Big” topics or papers that skip from one issue to the other generally are too general or vague to earn an A grade.
4. Turnitin.com: Your paper must be submitted to Turnitin.com by 12 noon on the day that they are due.
5.Plagiarism will not be tolerated. Students found guilty of plagiarism will be reported to the Dean of Students for disciplinary action.