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 PAPER TOPIC: ___________in 2050: Analysis of a Potential World Problem

Once your topic is approved by your professor, research it thoroughly positing its situation today and what authorities claim its situation will be like in 2050.

Write a five page research paper using the MLA (Modern Language Association) format for writing research papers.  Use the most up to date version of MLA, the 2009 edition.

You must include seven in-text citations from at least four databases.


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