In this course, you will choose an area of interest in which you and your group want to enact social change. Use this page and the tabs above to help jump-start your research.
Remember that directions and deadlines for the Term Paper Assignment are described in Professor Herrmeyer's syllabus.
Once you have found the perfect scholarly article or paper, you have to read it. This can be a challenge.
Check out a blog entry by a scientist who is trying to help non-scientists understand how to develop this skill.
STEP #1: Explore general information first.
STEP #2: Examine the scholarly literature available on the topic you select.
STEP #3: Examine local research on both the community and the topic you select.
STEP #4: Evaluate the sources you've found
STEP #4: Give credit
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