Introduction to Establishing Source Credibility

What you’ll learn to do: establish credibility when using sources

Writers are delighted when they find good sources because they know they can use those sources to make their writing stronger. Skillful integration of those sources adds to an argument’s persuasiveness but also builds the credibility of the argument and the writer.

In this section, you’ll learn to recognize the ways in which well-integrated source material establishes credibility.


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