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Assignment 1: Evaluating Bias in Research
Due Week 3 and worth 60 points
Read the article titled As drug industry/s influence over research grows so does the potential for bias located athttp://www.washingtonpost.com/business/economy/as-drug-industrys-influence-over-research-grows-so-does-the-potential-for-bias/2012/11/24/bb64d596-1264-11e2-be82-c3411b7680a9_story.html.
Review the six (6) rules of critical thinking (Chapter 1) and the steps of Doing Sociology: A Students Guide to Research (Chapter 2).
Student Success Tip:As you review the steps jot a few notes or thoughts down. Relax and prepare to write a concise and accurate essay.
Write a one to two (1-2) page essay in which you:
Your assignment must follow these formatting requirements:
The specific course learning outcomes associated with this assignment are: