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Data Module #3 - Finding & Collecting Data for Your Research

Research Scenarios

Learning Through Example

To demonstrate best practices for finding and collecting research data we will use scenarios within multiple disciplines to demonstrate the steps you will take with your own research. Currently, we have created a scenario for the Social Sciences.

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Political Science Research Project

For the final project in a political science course you have a research assignment related to the U.S. electoral process that requires the use of data. You have decided to explore how same day voter registration laws affect voter participation rates among racial groups.