Research Paper Assignment:
Topi c and Bi bl i ography
- Select the topic for your research paper. This is the theme you will use to
compare and contrast two different civilizations.
From the list below, choose one topic that will be the focus of your research paper.
- Select two civilizations to compare and contrast the topic in your research
Select one civilization from each column and compare them to each other.
Classical Greece India
2100 BC-AD 500 350 BC-AD 600
750 BC-AD 500 350 BC-AD 600
After selecting your topic and the two civilizations you will compare and contrast, identify
excellent Web resources where you can find the information you will need later when
you develop your paper’s thesis statement and outline.
When creating a good bibliography of Web-based sources, it is critical that you
determine whether these sources are valid and dependable. Use the form below for
each of the five Web sites you select to show that you have fully assessed the quality of
Remember, you want sites that include content about your topic and the civilizations you
are comparing and contrasting, all during the appropriate era. Answer the last question
in each form to demonstrate how that Web site will provide information about your
chosen topic and civilizations.