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SOC 101: Research Studies

Learn about peer reviewed journal articles and how to find them.

Research articles

Not all articles in peer-reviewed journals are research studies.  Research study articles will usually have a these headings within the article:

  • Abstract
  • Methods (description of the research procedure)
  • Results
  • Discussion or Conclusion

Subject Guide

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Jane Smith

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Office number: R234
(behind Research Help Desk)

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