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The following books can assist you in researching and writing your papers. The first two stress research while the last four stress writing skills.

Bart, Pauline and Linda Frankel. 1986. The Student Sociologist's Handbook. New York: Random House. (ref HM 68 B37 1981)

Barzun, Jaques and Henry F. Graff. 1985. The Modern Researcher. New York:      Harcourt, Brace, and World. (ref D B B334 1985)

Fowler, H.W. 1965. A Dictionary of Modern English Usage. Oxford: Oxford      University Press. (ref PE 1628 F65 1965a) or (lib PE 1628 F65)

Pinckert, Robert C. 1986. Pinckert's Practical Grammar. Cincinnati, OH: Writer's      Digest Books . (ref PE 1408 P5348 1986)

 Strunk, William Jr. and E.B. White. 1962. The Elements of Style. New York: The      Macmillan Co. (ref PE 1408 S772 1979)

The Sociology Writing Group. 1994. A Guide to Writing Sociology Papers, 4th Ed.. New York: St. Martin's Press.