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SOCIOL_376: Empire (Quisumbing King): Explore Your Topic

The Research Process

Explore Your Topic

It is a good idea to do some background research when developing your research question. In addition to your in-class readings, here are some places to find background information

Reference Books

Subject encyclopedias are also useful in finding background on topics, and they often contain bibliographies that will lead you to secondary sources. These are a few recommendations, but others can be found through NUsearch

Sociology

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Jason Kruse
Contact:
2North-Core
Northwestern University Library
1970 Campus Drive
Evanston, IL 60208
847-491-2171
jkruse@northwestern.edu
Subjects:Sociology

History

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Harriet Lightman
Contact:
847-491-2920
Northwestern University Libraries
1970 Campus Drive
Room 2627, 2nd floor/east tower
Evanston, IL 60208

email: h-lightman@northwestern.edu