This guide was designed to demonstrate the varied types of sources you might access for your research homework assignments for Professor Williams's Modern Latin America course.
Homework Parts 1-4
Due December 22, 2022:
Select a topic or area of interest from your course textbook. At this stage, it could also be a concept from your syllabus readings:
2.) Write a summary on the topic from your textbook.
3.) From Jules Benjamin's or other work, write a description of how students and research scholars conduct research. Be sure to identify the steps to conducting research.
MLA 9th Ed. Citations for your works:
Teresa A. Meade. A History of Modern Latin America 1800 to the Present. 2010.
Benjamin, Jules. A Student's Guide to History, 12th Edition. 2013.
II. Use the Library's catalog and database to find 4 sources relevant to your topic. Cite them as above in MLA 8th ed. format.
III. Expand your research to the Internet.
IV. Key to Research and Citing MLA Format.