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SOC 11 Families & Society

SOC 11 Research Guide


Brainstorm your Research Questions & Keywords

  • Write down your idea for a paper topic
  • Brainstorm as many questions as you can about your topic.  Try asking questions like what, when, where, how, and why?
  • Look for broad questions that can be narrowed down to more specific questions

Image of wheel with different research topics going from broad to narrow (family friendly policies, to women working, to childcare)

Citations & Attributions

Image of research wheel from the Opposing Viewpoints database