English 155 ( Sinelli): "What is the rhetoric used in a US Armed Forces Recruiting Website?"

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Reference Resources

Opposing viewpoints series
Location: various
Encyclopedia of social issues / editor, John K. Roth.
Location: Reference Room HN57 .E59 1997 6 v.

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LexisNexis Academic
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Proquest Newspapers
Provides full text of 300+ major U.S. and international newspapers, including the Los Angeles Times, New York Times, the Times (London), and the Daily News .
 
Tip: Recent issues of the Los Angeles Times and the Daily News newspapers are available online. Lexis-Nexis Academic carries the current 6 months of the Los Angeles Times as well as other California newspapers. Proquest Newpapers carries a much longer backfile for the Los Angeles Times, 1885-.

Find Articles: Magazines and Articles (Full text)

AcademicSearch Elite (EbscoHost)
Full-text and citations from journals and magazines, may limit to only search full-text, within a specific date range and peer reviewed journals
CQ researcher
Location: REFRM H35 .C67 and online
Ethnic News Watch
Full-text database of selected newspapers, magazines and journals of the ethnic, minority and native press in the United States. Alternative to mainstream media so gives a different perspective
InfoTrac OneFile
Includes Expanded Academic. Full-text and citations from journals and magazines, may limit to only search full-text, within a specific date range and refereed journals
Gender Watch
Contains unique and diverse publications that focus on how gender impacts a broad spectrum of subject areas. With archival material dating back to 1970, GenderWatch is a repository of an important historical perspective on the evolution of both the women's movement and major changes in gender roles.
Chronicle of Higher Education
 

Web Sites

US Military.Com
Who is this?
http://usmilitaryrecruiting.com/
FirstGov (US Government's Official Web Portal) Defense and International Relations
Location: http://www.firstgov.gov/Citizen/Topics/Defense.shtml
Go Army
Location: http://www.goarmy.com/flindex.jsp

Writing Guides

Bibliography and Style Guides
Location: Online
MLA handbook.
Location: REF LB2369 .G53 2002
MLA style manual and guide to scholarly publishing / Joseph Gibaldi.
Location: REFRM PN147 .G444 1998
UTEL MLA-Style Bibliography Builder 1.0b by Dennis G. Jerz
The world's easiest guide to using the MLA : a user-friendly manual for formatting research papers according to the Modern Language Association style guide / Carol J. Amato; edited by Claudia Suzanne.
Location: Ref and Floor 2 LB2369 .A488 1999
Writing research papers : a complete guide / James D. Lester, James Lester, Jr.
Reserve Room: LB2369 .L4 2002
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Last Updated: 14-May-2010