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PAM 3150 Social Welfare Policy in the United States (Spring 2013): Home

A Research Guide for the Policy Memo Assignment

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Getting Started with Research

By the end of this class you'll be able to:

  • Use various resources such as encycolpedias and the library catalog to identify an interesting and researchable topic for your assignment
  • Construct effective search strategies in order to locate highly cited, peer-reviewed, empirical research articles and the articles that cite them easily and efficiently
  • Use citation management software in order to manage and cite correctly the references for your conceptual framework.

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