In essay writing, analysis includes developing an argument or thesis to examine, researching competing theories and points of view, and then explaining these using definitions, comparison and contrast, and other analytic... More » Education Writing Academic Essays

A process analysis essay should contain, in chronological order, clear instructions for the completion of a task. As process analysis essays vary in type, additional information may be required, often including explanati... More » Education Writing

Sample expository/explanatory essays can be found at on the Secondary Education collection of pages under Curriculum Areas: Language Arts: Effective Writing Instruction: Effective Essays, Paragraphs, and Papers... More » Education Writing Academic Essays

The process of writing a song analysis essay consists of three distinct stages: song analysis, outlining and draft writing. Song analysis essays focus on analyzing various aspects of music using specific, technical infor... More »

A rhetorical analysis essay should discuss the author of the rhetoric's goals, examples of techniques in the writing, and their uses and effectiveness. A rhetorical analysis essay should not state your own opinions on th... More » Education Writing Academic Essays

Writing a process analysis, or how-to essay, requires a thesis explaining the importance of the process, a sequenced guide to the process with detailed explanations of each step's requirements and any potential pitfalls ... More »

Write a critique essay by describing the work and its creator, summarizing the work's main ideas, criticizing the creator's presentation, and restating the argument. Despite the negative connotations, a critical essay sh... More » Education Writing Academic Essays