Argumentative essays

Argumentative essays 

The first article, by Kimberly Amadeo in The Balance, is a short introduction to the topic, called “What Is the American Dream?”
https://www.thebalance.com/what-is-the-american-dream-quotes-and-history-3306009

The second article, by Anshu Siripurapu in The Council on Foreign Relations, is called “The US Inequality Debate.”
https://www.cfr.org/backgrounder/us-inequality-debate

The next article, by Stewart M. Butler in National Affairs, is called “Can the American Dream Be Saved?”
https://www.nationalaffairs.com/publications/detail/can-the-american-dream-be-saved

The next article, by Bhatt, Kolb, and Ward with The Peterson Institute for International Economics, is called “How to Fix Economic Inequality?”
https://www.piie.com/microsites/how-fix-economic-inequality

This resource on arguments will offer you some guidance. Pay special attention to the section about “opposing ideas and limits to your argument.”

Writing for Success: Argument

To understanding the elements of arguments, you want to know a variety of strategies for developing ideas in paragraphs.

Comparative Chart of Writing Strategies