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LDST 102: Contemporary Issues Group Project (Archer): Home

Group Project Assignment

The goal of this project is to encourage the critical analysis of a contemporary issue from the perspective of a social scientist. You will work in a group to explain, analyze, and address potential solutions to your chosen topic/book, drawing in part on the relevant book to inform your presentation. Each group will lead the class for 30 minutes on their topic and provide a written component as well.

Finding and Evaluating Scholarly Books

How to Evaluate Books

Why was the book written? 
Who published the book? 
How is it organized? 
What is the date of publication?
What is the author's expertise?

How to Write a Book Review

Book Reviews

Best Places to Start - Contemporary Issues

Film Resources

Contemporary Issues - Books

Head, Scholarly Communications

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