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Writing a research paper in political science : a practical guide to inquiry, structure, and methods

Author
Baglione, Lisa A., 1962- author.
Title
Writing a research paper in political science : a practical guide to inquiry, structure, and methods / Lisa A. Baglione, Saint Joseph's University.
Format
Book
Edition
Fourth Edition.
Published
Los Angeles : CQ Press, an Imprint of SAGE Publications, Inc., [2020]
©2020
Description
xvii, 261 pages ; 23 cm
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
  • So you have to write a research paper
  • Getting started: Finding a research question
  • Learning proper citation forms, finding the scholarly debate, and summarizing and classifying arguments: The annotated bibliography
  • Making sense of the scholarly answers to your research question: Writing the literature review
  • Effectively distilling your argument: The thesis, model, and hypothesis
  • Revising and editing your work: The research-writing-thinking spiral
  • Making your plan and protecting yourself from criticism: The research design
  • Evaluating the argument: The analysis and assessment section
  • Bringing the paper together in three essential ways: The conclusion, introduction, and title.
Subject headings
Political science--Authorship.
Political science--Research.
ISBN
9781506367422 (Paperback : acid-free paper)
1506367429

Holdings

Library
Indpls - IUPUI University Library
Call Number
JA86 .B24 2020
Location
Stacks
Floor
3rd Floor
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Library
Kokomo Library
Call Number
JA86 .B24 2020
Location
Intralibrary Loan
Note
Shelved in Writing Collection