Attribution in Current Events
Students should find a news release of some current event; it could be from a newspaper, magazine, or the Internet. The student should write a 500 word essay determining the attribution involved. Was it due to dispositional (internal) motives or situational (external) motives? Include the challenges associated with making correct attributions. You will be expected to use APA format for your paper with the objectives outlined above as separate headings and subheadings where appropriate. Your document should be written in Times New Roman 12 pt. font and double spaced with a proper title page. Please refer to the APA Sixth Edition Manual for formatting. Include a minimum of 3 citations in your paper to detail your support above and beyond the text.