Follow with the development section (main body). This section will constitute most of the paper's length. Be detailed enough to communicate your information or ideas clearly to a reader who is not familiar with your subject. Finally, write a conclusion in which you state your overall understanding of the topic of the paper. This will probably involve (1) summarizing the various interpretive points which you have previously made in the body of the paper and (2) making a general interpretive statement based on those points.
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