This is a 1-page outline for Thematic Essay topic #1 from my Global History Regents Guide - Thematic Essay, DBQ & DBQ Essay Strategies :
That resource has empty outline boxes that correlate to each of the 20 possible thematic essay topics on the New York State Global History Regents exam. This is the specific information for Thematic Essay possibility #1.
Topic 1/20 = Belief Systems
Examples chosen = Islam & Confucianism
To find more relevant and in-depth information on these examples, download my Global Reading Guides (Islam = Unit 8, Confucianism = Unit 5)
This outline shows how the body section of the essay should be constructed. An in-depth explanation of how to write introductions and conclusions, as well as sample intros and conclusions, can also be found in my Global History Regents Guide