Social Injustice Research Paper

English II A
Social Issues Research Project
February 2014
What do I stand for?
Research Process:
Select a topic: choose an issue that is
of interest to you!
Read about this topic and make sure
there is enough information available
to support your research paper.
Research Process Part Two:
Take notes during your research! Be sure
and include:
 The topic or issue you are addressing;
 Background history about this issue or
 Specifics about individuals, groups or
organizations taking action with regard to
this issue or problem.
Where can I find information to begin my research?
Start with the LTHS Library webpage!
Let’s take a look at these Social Issues
 Opposing Viewpoints
 SIRS Researcher
 Global Issues in Context
 EBSCO Academic Search
 Human
Rights Campaign
 Think Before You Speak
 Stop Bullying Now
 Global Issues
 Do Something Campaign
 Equal Rights Center
 It Gets Better
 Products of Slavery Campaign
Amnesty International
 Call and Response
 Fair Trade Federation
 Free the Slaves
 International Justice Mission
 Shared Hope International
 Not for Sale Campaign
 Population Services International
 World AIDS Campaign
Cite All of Your Sources!
Websites and Online Databases
Author. "Title of article." Name of the print
source, the website, or database where you
found the article and the original date of
publication. Date of access. <URL>.
Alexander, Ronald. "A Lack of Compassion Has
Led to an Epidemic of Cyberbullying."
Cyberbullying. Ed. Louise I. Gerdes. Detroit:
Greenhaven Press, 2012. At Issue. Rpt. from
"Cyber-bullying: It's Not Cool to Be Cruel."
Huffington Post. 2010. Gale Opposing
Viewpoints In Context. Web. 11 Feb. 2013.
Hosansky, David. "Preventing Hazing." CQ
Researcher 8 Feb. 2013: 133-56. Web. 11 Feb.
Keep track of your sources!
Confused about how to cite your sources?
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