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CJS4030 Criminal Justice Research Methods: Welcome

Find resources for your research assignment(s) in CJS4030.

Research Assignment

For this class, you will write a research proposal and paper.

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Periodicals Defined

Periodicals are publications which are issued at regular intervals, such as journals, magazines, and newspapers.

To help you identify different periodicals, refer to the Types of Periodicals guide.

Literature Review

A literature review discusses published information in a particular subject area, and sometimes within a certain time period.

A literature review can be a simple summary of the sources, but it usually has an organizational pattern and combines both summary and synthesis.

Source: University of North Carolina's Writing Center

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