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ANTH 342 Issues in American Culture: Archaeological Perspectives

Explore Your Topic

Spend a few minutes thinking about your topic 

  • List important vocabulary related to your topic. Consider the 5 W's - who, what, where, when, why
  • List people or groups impacted by your topic.
  • Make a list of questions (large or small) that you’d like to address through your research. 

Brainstorm keywords for your search

1. Identify the main concepts of your research question

Archaeology of incarceration

2. Brainstorm synonyms or related terms for your main concepts

archaeology or archaeological 
incarceration or internment or imprisonment or prison or jail