Hierarchical Outline - Every fact and idea that will appear
When complete, this outline will contain all the detail you need to write your final paper. Your full outline should include
1. Every fact and idea that will appear in the paper including citations for all factual material.
If you put in everything, the number of pages will be about the same as your final paper.
All materials cited (and only materials cited) must be listed here, alphabetized.
You must include an appendix consisting of a photocopy of the first page of every article or book chapter you cite.
Cohesiveness of topic
Use a hierarchical ranking from general to specific.
Do not type out the text of a paper with gratuitous indentation.
Inclusion of detail
Thoroughness and depth of research
Citation of factual material in published literature
Critical analysis of material