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Main Library: 201.684.7575
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Critical Reading & Writing
CRWT 102-19 & 102-23
Professor Irene Konstantinidis
Welcome to the library!
From your Research Paper assignment:
"Analyze a recent phenomenon that may be characterized as an episode of Mass Delusion or Mass Hysteria. Be sure to explain and analyze the features of the phenomena, including, but not limited to, scapegoating, victimization, loss of self-awareness or independence (deindividuation, as it is called in social psychology), collective behavior, weakened social bonds, the effects of social media (if applicable to your example).
Sources: You must cite from at least 6 sources, all from the library’s electronic resources, books, journals, and reputable news sources.
Format: Your paper will be written according to the Modern Language Association (MLA) guidelines. You can find MLA format guidelines in the Hacker handbook and on the Ramapo library’s website. The following URL is also very helpful for MLA style: https://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/747/01/"