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UGS 302: New Urban Studies / Lewis

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What is Background Information?

  • What keywords can you find in these resources to make your search strategy stronger?
  • Who cares about your topic? (kinds of experts (urban planners? ecologists?) or specific groups (families? immigrants?)) 
  • What do those people argue about? How can you narrow your topic to a smaller controversy? (Lincoln Memorial ---> Graffiti and Lincoln Memorial)

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