Use library resources, course text, and other external resources to gather background information on your topic.
Keep in mind:
Visit the articles page to see suggested sociology focused databases. Have questions, book an appointment.
Try these sample searches in JSTOR:
Be intentional about the resources that you add to your bibliography. Your list of resources is beneficial to the scholar who reads your work.
Using the ASA 7th edition, give credit to the authors and editors of the works you selected to include in your research assignment. You can grab this edition by visiting the Research Assistance Desk at James B. Duke Library.
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