Answered By: Hannah DiMeglio Last Updated: Jan 26, 2021 Views: 8
1. Who is writing?
Should be an expert who has a higher degree in the subject (ex. Master’s, PhD).
For primary sources, a person who has directly experienced the topic (ex. A Holocaust survivor talking about his/her experience of the Holocaust).
2. On what topic?
Should be a subject the expert studied (ex. A nurse writes about a medical topic).
For primary sources, should talk only about his/her experience (ex. A police officer talking about his/her experience working with homeless people).
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