What does it mean to synthesize?
Synthesizing information is a process of examining and inferring relationships among sources and then making those relationships explicit. Synthesis is also a process of combining information and ideas to create or develop a new idea, focus, or perspective.
Example of a Popular Article: "An American Abroad" by Steve Coll
Example of a Scholarly Article: "Race, Rhetoric, and Running for President: Unpacking the Significance of Barack Obama's 'A More Perfect Union' Speech" by Susanna Dilliplane.
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