Trace the history of gay rights in Canada up to the legalization of same-sex marriage..
Trace the history of gay rights in Canada up to the legalization of same-sex marriage. How are individual rights relevant in this story? In what way has the complex array of sexual orientations and identities led to the questioning of the idea and validit Instructions Write an essays 750 words maximum. Do not exceed the 750 word limit per essay; a longer essay will be penalized with lower marks. Be sure that you present the concepts in your own words and that you include current information. Your word-processed assignments should follow APA format for preparing your paper and citing sources; however, do not write an abstract. Topics for Assignment 3 Following is the list of potential topics for this assignment: Trace the history of gay rights in Canada up to the legalization of same-sex marriage. How are individual rights relevant in this story? In what way has the complex array of sexual orientations and identities led to the questioning of the idea and validity of same-sex marriage? Why? Remember to use academic sources. Criteria for Evaluating Essays Following is a set of criteria that is the basis for evaluating written assignments in this course: Substance (75 marks) ¢The research paper provides evidence of critical thinking and analysis as well as synthesis of researched information throughout, and it presents a logical and persuasive argument. ¢Research sources are relevant, current, and credible. They are clearly documented in the paper. ¢The introduction offers a sense of direction for the paper and presents a clear thesis statement to the reader. ¢The body develops the necessary aspects of the main idea and provides examples, support, or illustration for each aspect of the main idea. ¢The conclusion summarizes the main points and ties them to the thesis; it also presents an impact statement and/or suggests direction for future research. Writing Style and Format (25 marks) ¢Paragraphs are unified, developed, and coherent, with transitions between ideas. ¢Sentences are grammatically correct; words are chosen for accuracy and impact. ¢The writing follows the conventions of spelling and mechanics (punctuation, etc.). ¢The format follows the APA documentation style accurately and consistently.