This should be the culmination of work you have done throughout the course on your topic of choice. The final paper must explore your topic of choice in a scholarly manner with at least 5 articles as references/citations from scholarly peer-reviewed journals.
All of the research must have been published in the last 10 years (2009-2019).
Papers must be written in the current APA Publication Manual (go to APA.org or ask a librarian if you need assistance on APA formatting.
Papers should be between 5 and 6 pages, double spaced, a cover page, and a page of references.
All references should be cited within the paper, and all citations should be on the reference page.
If you have questions about whether a source is appropriate, ask me or visit the following link: http://www.umuc.edu/library/guides/identify.shtm
You may want to refer to the Social Science Toolkit (in the Content Section) for some
background in research/study articles.
- Papers must be written using the current APA Publication Manual. Reminder:
For information on APA formatting, go to APA.org (http://apa.org/) (Then click on the Basics of APA Style OR ask a librarian umuc.edu/library/guides/apa.shtml