Book Review of The Tipping Point
Directions for the book review of The Tipping Point
The paper should be approximately 5 to 7 pages long. The words in bold and underscored print are required to be your topical headings in your book review. Do NOT skip to a fresh page for each topical heading. Double space with one inch margins on each side of the paper with "Times New Roman 12 font." Use only one (1) space between topical heading and material that follows. Violations of these rules will hurt your grade. If you need clarification, ask questions in class.
Cover Page Do NOT copy and paste exactly as shown below, The cover page would be in Times New Roman 12pt font like the other sections of the paper.
A book review of The Tipping Point
submitted for SOC 1020 from
The University of North Carolina at Pembroke
in partial fulfillment of the Bachelors' Degree
Compose an original Abstract (summarizing the entire book within a single paragraph)
Explain why the author entitled the book, The Tipping Point. This should be complete within at least one paragraph. After explaining or defining "tipping point" give an example of a tipping point that is NOT in the book. Label this section The Title.
There are many short stories within this work. Summarize one of them, explain why you picked this story and then comment how the story might have an impact on your life. Label this section Short Story.
Take three Sociological Concepts from your textbook (found within the chapters in bold typeface). Identify how they are used within The Tipping Point. Before discussing each Sociological Concept, include a topical heading with the name of the concept in bold print and underlined.
Explain the Value this book has to your future learning and/or your major.
Write a Summary of your report (stress summarize your report NOT the book).