Genocide and ethnic cleansing The Research Paper must include: 1,500 minimum word count. Argumentative, specific thesis statement. Minimum of 5 sources used, which must include at least 2 primary & 2 secondary sources (LIBRARY ONLY). Proper Chicago Manual of Style formatted, footnoted bibliographical citations & captions. No Grammatical/spelling mistakes. Good Quality of overall narrative structure/organization. Contains a well-written, clearly presented thesis statement. Contains clearly organized and fully developed arguments in every area of the paper–balanced with evidence for each major argument.