Reading laterally on recent studies

Today we are spending some time talking about those studies you researched and planning for your final project.

According to a recent study…

For your 4th blog post, I asked you to go upstream on a news report that cites a recent study. There were a number of news stories to choose from in the headlines.

  • What did you choose?
  • How did your searches go? What tools did you use to locate your study?
  • Did you “accurately summarize the state of research and the consensus of experts in a given area, taking into account majority and significant minority views” as Caulfield suggests?  
  • Was this difficult?
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