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At the end of this exercise, you will have:
In class sources:
Here are the terms and definitions for source types as used in this library guide:
tend to contain investigative journalism as well as commentary/editorials. They often explore current events or ongoing debates in society. Some showcase a variety of perspectives, while others tilt in an ideological direction. Others are intensely ideological or partisan, but they still fall into the general category of news and opinion magazines
How to Develop Keywords
How to do an advanced search in databases through EBSCOhost (e.g. EconLit)
How to do an advanced search in ProQuest databases (e.g. Sociological Abstracts)