Thesis Development Resources

Thesis Development Resources

First, watch this video:

Next, read these resources from the Purdue OWL Writing Lab in the following order:

  1. “Organizing Your Argument”
    This will give you an overall view of the elements of your essay in terms of argument. For more detail, re-read the chapter from Rosenwasser on reasoning.
  2. “Strong ThesisĀ  Statements”
    This is the most important advice on crafting our central claim.