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Terrorism: An Undergraduate Research Guide : Overview

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About This Guide

This Research Guide will assist you in finding materials on terrorism used as a means of resistance to the modern state. The Overview section concentrates on general studies which analyze why and how terrorism occurs and government and media responses to terrorism.

Overview Resources

Find background information on your research topic.

Need to cite articles, books, or Web pages?

Research Tips & Trick: Cite Sources - help in noting what information to include in citations, selecting a citation style, and offering popular citation managers

UW-Madison Writing Center's Writer's Handbook has tips on citation styles (APA, Chicago, CBE, MLA, etc.).

Information on how to avoid plagiarism from UW-Madison's Writing Center.

Use citation managers to organize your references and create bibliographies.