PART 2 – Prove Your Point Essay
This assignment is focused on the real world topic of cults and the language used to create cults.
you need to write a two page essay that analyzes the article linked above in terms of real world cults and the language used to create and sustain those cults. The essay should have a minimum of 450 words; there is no penalty for writing more than the minimum.
For this written assignment, please include the following:
- What is the definition of a cult?
- Specifically, how is language used to convince people to join a cult? How is language used to convince people to stay in a cult?
- What are the factors that lead someone to decide to leave a cult? What are the consequences?
- Present your thesis (main points) clearly
- Support your thesis with evidence from the article
- Clearly restate your thesis at the end with a brief summary of the evidence that supports it
Please turn in the following for PART 2 – Prove Your Point Essay:
- Turn in your written analysis (minimum 450 words)
- File attachment should be in .doc, .docx, or .pdf format
- Make sure to include citations and references cited using MLA, AAA, or SAA format (see Anthropology 310 LibGuide for detail