Topic: Coffee in Sub-Saharan Africa Research Proposal Assignment: Natural Sciences & Technology
Please answer the following questions about your potential social sciences topic. Refer to the Research Proposal examples for models and be sure to review the guidelines below.
Topic: I am investigating current and ongoing research on this focused science topic within our geographic region of Sub Saharan Africa: (see Prezi at bottom of Topics page on Research Guide):
Questions: Here are three focused questions I have about my topic:
Research Question: My working research question/hypothesis is: (**see Prezi on Research Questions to the right of Social Science Topics on the Research Guide):
Significance: Significance: Th
My preliminary research shows me this about my topic:
Three or more keywords and phrases to help search for sources:
The scientific name for my topic (or jargon of this subject area) include:
Working Bibliography: Initial Working Bibliography (6-8+ potential sources; APA citations). Limit Web sites to no more than 40%. Limit sources to 1990-2014:
-No more than one source should be a reference work such as Credo or Britannica.
-At least four (4) of your sources should include or be based on statistics, observation, case study, survey results, or other field research*. *Note that this does NOT mean you will be conducting field research. But the sources you use should be based on the results of field research.
-Specialized databases for natural sciences include :