Journal Article vs Popular Press
Dr. Susan D. Blum, anthropologist and author of this article, has written many scholarly articles and books on her areas of specialization. She also has been a regular contributor to Huffington Post. Skim through a sampling of the popular articles she’s written and also browse her more academic publications. (books & journal articles)
Academic Essay vs Journalism
Skim a couple of paragraphs of each of these two articles, the above essay by writer Peter Ives, and the famous expose news piece in Smoking Gun that revealed inaccuracies in James Frey’s bestselling memoir A Million Little Pieces.
Journal Article vs Textbook Chapter
Hetherington, Stephen. "Truth". Reality? Knowledge? Philosophy! An Introduction to Metaphysics and Epistemology. Edinburgh University Press. JSTOR. http://www.jstor.com/stable/10.3366/j.ctvxcrhft. Accessed 21 Aug. 2020.
Hetherington, Stephen. “Concessive Knowledge-Attributions: Fallibilism and Gradualism.” Synthese, vol. 190, no. 14, 2012, pp. 2835–51, doi:10.1007/s11229-012-0088-9.
Skim these two resources, both written by the same scholar, epistemologist Stephen Hetherington. One is a journal article and the other is a chapter from a textbook.
Valdés, Mario J. World-Making : the Literary Truth-Claim and the Interpretation of Texts . University of Toronto Press, 1992.
Lazar, David. Truth in Nonfiction Essays . University of Iowa Press, 2008.
Look at these two books. Check out especially their description and table of contents to get a sense of how they were written.
Journal Article vs Reference essay
Ullian, Joseph S. "Truth." The Journal of Aesthetic Education , Vol. 25, No. 1, Spring 1991, pp. 57-65. JSTOR. http://www.jstor.com/stable/3333091. Accessed 21 Aug. 2020.
Kraal A. (2013) "Truth." In: Runehov A.L.C., Oviedo L. (eds) Encyclopedia of Sciences and Religions. Springer, Dordrecht. https://doi-org.ezproxy.hope.edu/10.1007/978-1-4020-8265-8_1543
Questions - Skim these two articles/essays. One is a journal article and the other is from an encyclopedia.