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CO 429: Globalization & the Media: Picking A Topic

A guide to research for Prof. McIntosh's course on Globalization & the Media.

About This Page

This page provides several ways that research, in conjunction with ideas and suggestions in class, can help you pick a topic for your paper.

Broad Database Searches

Try a broad search like "globalization and media" during the literature search on your topic and you're likely to be overwhelmed by the results.

But do a broad search (using the databases in the Find Books and Find Articles sections of this guide) when trying to select a topic and it will help you get a sense of some of the many ways scholars have approached an issue.

Browse Books

Click on some of the subject categories on the Find Books tab and take a look at books that have looked at globalization and the media.

Browse Encyclopedia & Other Reference Works

Subject Guide

Leslie Homzie
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