PPA 604 Urban Planning or Redevelopment Week 2 Assignment Research Paper Proposal
Ashford 3: – Week 2 – Assignment
Research Paper Proposal
Create a proposal for the Final Research Paper which is due in Week Six. This proposal will help you develop a comprehensive guideline for your Research Paper.
The framework for the paper should include the following:
- A clear thesis statement
- An annotated bibliography for at least 10 scholarly or professional journal articles
- A summary that expresses the overall plan of the paper, including subtitles and topic sentences for each subtitle provided.
Sample Research Paper ideas could include: The politics of urban planning, an analysis of a specific area of urban planning (for example, transportation planning), a comparative analysis of several areas of urban planning (for example, transportation planning vs. housing planning), a historical analysis of urban planning in the United States, or a comparative analysis of urban planning on the international scale. The topics should be substantive and expansive.
The proposal should be between four to five pages in length, not including the title and reference pages. Be sure to follow the APA documentation and writing guidelines when completing this assignment.
Carefully review the Grading Rubric for the criteria that will be used to evaluate your assignment.