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2024 FYW 1120-11 Composition & Research (Bogard): Pre-Search Resources

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Terminology when searching library databases

  • Food--government policy
  • Food consumption
  • Food supply
  • Sustainable agriculture
  • Nutrition
  • Food Habits
  • Body Image
  • Eating disorders

TIPS for using Reference Materials

HINT: Often signed encyclopedia or handbook articles (references sources) are written by experts who have written other texts (books, articles, blog posts, etc.) You can search for those authors in HamCAT or Google to discover some of their other works. Reference sources often also have a Further Reading section or a Bibliography at the end of them, with other sources on your topic, that can be worth exploring. 

Reference = Background Information

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