I need an introduction for my research paper. my topic is about marijuana legalization and its impact on the society. my position is with the legalization of marijuana. also a thesis is required so I am going to talk about the economic, health and society effects that will happen after the legalization. here more details about the intro. also here some sources to use if wanted
1- Jones, Jacob, et al. “The Impact of the Legalization of Recreational Marijuana on College Students.” Addictive Behaviors, vol. 77, 2018, pp. 255–259., doi:10.1016/j.addbeh.2017.08.015.
2-Radcliffe, Shawn. “Marijuana Legalization: The Experts Weigh In.” Health Line, Health Line, Aug. 2014, www.healthline.com/health-news/policy-experts-debate-marijuana-legalization010613#1.
3- Johnson, Julie K. “Elucidating the Impact of Adolescent Marijuana Use.” Journal of Adolescent Health, vol. 63, no. 2, Aug. 2018, pp. 129–130., doi:10.1016/j.jadohealth.2018.06.002
4-Newton, Riley. “Marijuana Legalization Effects Pondered by Madison County Health Committee.” The Edwardsville Intelligencer, Edwardsville Intelligencer, 7 Jan. 2019, www.theintelligencer.com/news/article/Marijuana-legalization-effects-pondered-by13514513.php.
This opening paragraph should introduce your reader to your subtopic area and identify what people/stakeholders might be interested in or influenced by your subtopic. The introduction will briefly explain why this research is important. To conclude the introduction, you will (a) represent your initial findings based on the research compiled in the annotated bibliography and (b) write a preliminary thesis statement that begins to frame these findings.