Annotated Bibliography Student’s Name: Instructor’s name: Institutional Affiliation: Annotated Bibliography Gun Violence James D. Wright & Linda L. Marston. The Ownership of the Means of Destruction: Weapons in the United States Social Problems Volume 23 Issue 1 1 October 1975 Pages 93–107 doi.org The authors of this article are renowned scholars with vast experience writing on various integral issues that deal with criminology. As such the information written is reliable since they have utilized certain statistics and the information is fact. The information is up-to-date and relevant to the topic while its writing supports the central point of fact which connects well with my thesis. The article denotes that the statistics that are concerned with gun ownership are baffling and stunning. Moreover private weaponry incidence in America is more as compared to other advanced industrial countries. The authors expound that they have provided gun violence is based on facts and not on any particular political agenda. The author expounds on the in-depth operations of the gun industry guns usage and purchase. Notably this information is vital for the research to be conducted. References Brady Campaign (2016). According to Gun Violence Statistics. Retrieved from www.bradycampaign.org Gabor T. (2016). Confronting Gun Violence in America. Switzerland: Palgrave Macmillan. James D. Wright & Linda L. Marston. The Ownership of the Means of Destruction: Weapons in the United States Social Problems Volume 23 Issue 1 1 October 1975 Pages 93–107 doi.org Webster D. W. & Vernick J. S. (2013). Reducing Gun Violence in America: Informing policy with evidence and analysis. Baltimore MD: Johns Hopkins University Press. Weisser M. R. & Weisser W. A. (2013). Guns for Good Guys Guns for Bad Guys: Gun Violence in America. Ware MA: Tee Tee Press. [...]
Annotated Bibliography In Module 2, you began conducting research for your final paper examining a state or global social issue. By now, you already have a developed research topic and a working thesis statement, along with a small bibliography of resources for support. For this Critical Thinking assignment, you are to add three credible sources to your original Annotated Bibliography, for a total of at least five credible sources. Annotate all sources, using college-level writing skills and proper APA style for quoting, summarizing, and paraphrasing sources. Begin your annotated bibliography by describing your research plan at the top of the page. Requirements: To fulfill the research component of this assignment, you must: Conduct several searches using any of the databases in the University Library. Select scholarly peer-reviewed sources from your library search that support the topics and arguments you plan to present in your Portfolio Project. Select scholarly three to five peer-reviewed sources from your library search that support the topics and arguments you plan to present in your Portfolio Project. To fulfill the written component of this assignment, you must: Include a title page that is formatted in proper APA style. List APA-style references in alphabetical order along with your unique paragraph summaries. Annotated paragraphs must be original and should not be copied from abstracts or other summaries. Format your assignment according to APA style as outlined in the CSU-Global Guide to Writing and APA. Your annotated bibliography should be double-spaced with one-inch margins and use 12-point Times New Roman font. Your annotations should contain at least one of the following elements: A summary, in your own words, of the information presented in the article. Your analysis of the best use of this information for your final paper, written in your own words. Identification of a possible topic sentence and/or claim the information will support. Refer to the Critical Thinking Rubric available in the Module 3 folder for more information on assignment expectations and grading.