Draw your own tentative conclusion
Choose an initial angle on the issue.
To make a contribution, you have to define the goal of the contribution, which is to support a particular judgement of the current debate.
Using your exploration of problems, definitions, and solutions, you state your conclusion about the current debate.
Write a sentence or two about the conclusion you can draw about your approach to the issue.
A 1-2 sentence about your approach to the issue
Kaufer, D. S., Geisler, C., & Neuwirth, C. M. (1989). Arguing from sources: Exploring issues through reading and writing. San Diego, CA: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich (p. 208-211).