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Lindsey Smith
Annotated Bibliography Topic Choices
Fri Mar 1, 2013 1:07pm
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For the Annotated Bibliography I would to like to pick a topic I could also use for the Issue Paper. The main topic Iíd like to do this on is abortion. I know this is a broad topic. Under the topic of abortion Iím not sure which concentration Iíd like to choose. I could go with abortion in relation to the government standing, its history, or its presence in todayís society. I can use the Annotated Bibliography as the bulk of my research for the Issue Paper. Abortion has two very distinct sides: prolife and prochoice. Iíd like to delve into these two sides and find the platform on which they each stand on. This is a topic that Iíd like to do more research on because before deciding medical school would take too long I wanted to be an OB/GYN.
If I canít write about abortion my back up topic is political parties. Iíd like to use this topic because political parties are always a source of debate, and are even becoming issues themselves today. Iím not sure how much really documentation there is on this topic which is why I have reservations about choosing it. I believe I would write my Issue Paper with the two sides of course being Republican and Democrat. However, Iíd like to add a little history to the paper. The main reason for choosing this topic would be to see how far each party has strayed from the original government ways, and how each is always trying to reach farther from being moderate.
The Joyner Library website will probably provide me with most of the resources I need. I wish using the library itself was as easy as simply searching keywords. Online databases are my best bet for finding sources in our time range of 2008 and newer. As for our Library Day on Monday, Iíd mainly like to ask what the rules are for the study lounges are and where they all are located. I rarely venture beyond the first floor so Iím mostly oblivious to what the library has to offer on its upper levels.

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