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The Census in Afghanistan

Conducting a census is a challenge for any government, but imagine how those challenges are multiplied as the current government in Afghanistan makes a new effort to conduct a national census. It’s not just the continued threat of violence in … Continue reading

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Why teach research methods?

It is in their first research methods course that students learn how to “think like a social scientist.”  It’s pretty rewarding to help them on this road.  Teaching research methods also gives us a chance to draw on our own … Continue reading

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