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Sociology 2950: Social Research: Home

Using ASA Citation Style

Here are two sites that can help you with formatting your paper in ASA style:

American Sociological Association’s site

Another useful site at Cal State

Finding Statistics/Opinion Polls

*American Factfinder a gold mine of socio-economic and demographic data from the U.S. Census Bureau

Opinion Polls click here for a list of wide-ranging public opinion and polling resources



Finding Background Information

Here are three online encyclopedias/handbooks focused on sociological issues:


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