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Researching Society
Spring, 2014

Research proposal assignment #2
Due by Wednesday, February 26th at midnight BY EMAIL

1. What is your specific research question?
2. What is your dependent variable?  Independent variables?
3. List the 6 peer-reviewed, academic journal articles you will use for the literature review section of your research proposal.  You must list your references in APA format (see

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