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FYS: Communicating in an Age of Contention (Walker): Home

The guide has information that will help you conduct research for this course

Jaimie Beth Colvin

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Jaimie Beth Colvin
Payson Library Rm. 231 (Next to the circulation desk).

note: Women Studies Minors - I provide support to you for all courses counting towards your minor.
Ext. 7432


Don't forget book chapters


You can request book chapters using Inter-Library Loan. 

Searching Strategies

Research Plan:

  • State your topic as a question. 
  • Ask yourself "Who Cares?" with a twistwhat are the sides or moral underline issues?

         -If your question is a proxy war, what are the morals or philosophical issues connect to the topic?

  • What is your hypothesis? Reveres engineer the question  
  • What types of information will help you answer your question(s)?
  • Break your question into concepts and key terms.

Getting Started

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