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This version of How to Write a Critical Essay was reviewed by Megan Morgan on May 23, 2015.
As Offense Severity grows, however, the victim is more likely to experience stronger negative cognitive and emotional reactions, including a sense of moral outrage. Serious offenses harm trust severely, often to the point of complete destruction. These serious offenses may also stimulate the rapid growth of distrust . Accordingly, the victim is more likely to engage in more severe reactions to the trust violation, including exacting retribution , escalating the conflict, and/or terminating the relationship .
IN HOLISTIC READING , raters assign each essay to a scoring category according to its dominant characteristics. The categories below describe the characteristics typical of papers at six different levels of competence. All the descriptions take into account that the papers they categorize represent two hours of reading and writing, not a more extended period of drafting and revision.