The Research Enterprise: Fall 2014


Lecia Barker


University of Texas at Austin


Fall 2014


Pursuing a Ph.D. is a commitment to a research career. The Research Enterprise will introduce students to approaches and methods of social research in information studies, types of knowledge and expertise needed, and types of research careers.

Required Textbook:

Blaikie, N. 2009. Designing social research, 2nd ed.
Ridley, D. 2012. The literature review: A step-by-step guide for students, 2nd ed.

Link to Syllabus:


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