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EAP 1015 Bertolet

Find Articles and Other Resources on Protests

Find Articles: Databases

Newspapers and Primary Sources

Scholarly vs. Popular


Popular Sources  Examples include: newspapers and magazines like Washington Post or The Economist. Written by journalists. Journalists are good writers and researchers, but they are not necessarily experts in the topic they are writing about.  Written for a broad audience.  Editors determine what is published  Peer Reviewed  Examples include journals like Nature or The Journal of Sociology. Written by experts  Written for other experts in the discipline and also students.  Articles are evaluated by other experts before they are considered for publication.    Scholarly Sources  Scholarly or academic sources are also written by experts in their field, but they are not necessarily evaluated by other experts before being published.

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