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Which words would best capture your topic?
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Knowledge is of two kinds: we know a subject ourselves, or we know where we can find information upon it. -- Samuel Johnson (1709 - 1784)
For an introduction to concepts and ideas for research topics, electronic reference sources or subject Encyclopedias can be useful.
Sociology Encyclopedias @ RU Libraries