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Assignment 3

February 22, 2010

1. What is your research question for this activity?

  • What is the relationship between dieting and anorexia?

2. What are the two most important keywords in this research question?

  • Dieting and anorexia.

3. Are there any synonyms or related terms that you need to consider? What are they?

  • Eating disorders
  • regime, restriction.

4. How would you narrow this topic? Broaden it?

  • Narrow it by: Focusing on a certain country, gender and certain age group.
  • Broaden it by: By discussing how the whole world for example (both males and females, people of different age groups, race etc) are affected by this specific topic.

5. Give two possible search statements for this topic.

  • “dieting AND anorexia” 
  • “dieting OR anorexia”

Assignment 2

February 21, 2010

I have searched the library catalogue for a book about refugees and found the following:

A book about refugees:

  • Title: Iraqi refugees : the new crisis in the Middle East
  • Author:  Sansoon, Joseph
  • Publisher: –
  • Publication year: 2009
  • Call number: JV8751 .S37 2009

A book about refugees published between 2002 and 2004:

  • Title: Palestinian refugees : mythology, identity, and the search for peace
  • Author: Robert Bowker
  • Publisher: Boulder, Colo. : Lynne Rienner Publishers
  • Publication year: 2003
  • Call number: HV640.5.P36 B69 2003

A video about refugees:

  • Title: Working with refugees
  • Call number: HV640.3 .W67 2002

Assignment 1

February 21, 2010

Name: Monya 

Major: IMC

Year: Freshman

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February 9, 2010

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