Skip to Main Content

ENGL 101 English Composition 1 (ALP-Autoethnography): Scholarly vs Popular

Project: Writing Autoethnography

Scholarship vs Popular Info

Comparing source types

Your assignment requires you to find a number of different sources and source types, including news articles and scholarly articles. Why? Because different sources and source types will provide a range of perspectives on your topic, helping you build a richer understanding.

See the two articles below on stereotypes of male nurses to help you understand the differences in content and purpose of scholarly and news sources.

Scholarly Articles