What is a reaction paper? In a nutshell, it is both a summary discussion of the big picture and main ideas of the reading as well as your thoughts and reactions to these ideas.
This assignment involves the following: reaction paper (2.5- 3 pages) for “Schaeffer, Ch 5, “An Age of Migrations,” 103-139” and a reaction paragraph for “Collier, Ch 6, “On Missing the Boat: The Marginalization of the Bottom Billion in the World Economy,” 79-96”
- Identify and summarize the big picture and key ideas of the reading, along with the supporting details and examples
- Provide your thoughts and reactions to the big picture and key ideas presented by the author