Analyzing and Synthesizing the Literature"
Analyzing and synthesizing essays
The skills you have while enrolled in this course are essential in composing your very own synthesis. Before you are in a position to draw relationships between 2 or more sources, you need to fully understand well what those sources say; you need to be able to come up with a summary of all of those sources. It will be of help to you if you can give at least part of the summaries of those sources in your essay. You also need to go far from the summary to be able to create judgments; this must be based on your critical reading of the sources.
Analyzing and synthesizing ideas by Ella Samuelsson - …
That way, you will always aim towards understanding things at a resolution fine enough for you to be creative.”
By reading actively, students will be better able to recognize the crucial connections between ideas that form the basis for synthesizing.
This assignment was written for the Analyzing and Synthesizing Essay.
(Who is saying it, what has led up to them saying it, in which portion or section in the text they say it, and so forth.)
Make sure every quotation is commented upon and/or analyzed right after it is presented!