meditrek 2-3 pages double spaced Mla format
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2-3 pages double spaced Mla format
Develop this topic into a well-organized essay, following the guidelines below. Correct spelling and grammar will be considered during grading. Part of your grade will depend upon including the required block quotes. Be sure to answer all parts of the question. Use MLA format
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Riordon, William L. Honest Graft: The World of George Washington Plunkitt. Note that the complete text of Honest Graft, with all of its chapters and introductory material can be found online at no cost at:
http://www.marxists.org/reference/archive/plunkett-george/tammany-hall/ (Links to an external site.) (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.
You have to answer the following questions in the paper:
Section One:According to the book, who are politicians? Are they people determined to be politicians before they come to office?
Section Two:Discuss the experiences of one of the central characters in this book.Explain what you think the author's concept of "honest graft" is? How does this influence Plunkit?
Section Three:List and describe from the book who were "honest" and those that were not honest politicians, as well how they were defined in this manner.
Section Four:Explain what Plunkitt says that alcohol does to politicians and why.
***Include three direct quotes from the book to support your position. Be sure to cite these quotations in parentheses. For example, your citation might look like this:
"I could get nothin' at a bargain but a big piece of swamp, but I took it fast enough and held on to it. What turned out was just what I counted on. They couldn't make the park complete without Plunkitt's swamp, and they had to pay a good price for it. Anything dishonest in that?" (author's last name P. #