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The Research Writing Capstone as a Vehicle for Professional Development
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Powers, Charles. 2010. “The Research Writing Capstone As a Vehicle for Professional Development”. TRAILS: Teaching Resources and Innovations Library for Sociology, April. Washington DC: American Sociological Association.


This course encourages students to develop explanations which extend their prior thinking, familiarizes students with methods for testing explanations, and gives students practice processing and interpreting data in a faculty-directed team research project. At the end of the project, students complete a conference- style paper based on aspects of the...

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Subject Area(s):
Capstone Courses
Resource Type(s):
Essay, Syllabus
Class Level(s):
College 400

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