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Human Development & Family Science

Resources for developing a topic & keeping up with conversations in your field

Having difficulty developing an idea for your research paper? It's helpful to do a little presearch by looking through encyclopedias and handbooks, news channels, or browsing journals in your field. These very same resources serve a dual purpose - they also help you stay informed about conversations trending in your profession.

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