:: research methods guides

F2016 - Friday, November 11, 2016 - 9am-Noon, Fifth Annual Urban Studies Research Methods Workshop, Carl Fields Center, MPR. Click here for schedule.

F2015 Urban Studies Research Methods Workshop handouts and contacts:

Culture and Community
Documentary Film: Purcell Carson, Woodrow Wilson School
Art and Neighborhood: Aaron Shkuda, Princeton-Mellon Initiative in Architecture, Urbanism
Literature and Culture: Bill Gleason, Department of English

Urban Sources and Records
Princeton University Archives and Public Policy Papers: Sara Logue, Mudd Manuscript Library
Quantitative Data and Statistics: Jonathan Tannen, Woodrow Wilson School and Office of Population Research
Political and Economic Data: Bobray Bordelon, Firestone Library
Geographic Data and Maps, Tsering Wangyal Shawa, Map and Geospatial Information Center, Peter B. Lewis Library Demographic Resources and Library Strategies: Elana Broch, Stokes Library

Inhabiting the City
Ethnography: Rachael Ferguson, Department of Sociology
Normative Approaches to Urban Planning and Architecture: the Contribution of Political Theory: Jan-Werner Mueller, Department of Politics


Please feel free to contact any of our expert library staff and faculty presenters above for guidance.

The Urban Studies Research Methods Workshop will be offered each Fall semester after Fall break to all Princeton University undergraduate and graduate students to assist them in their research.

F2015 Research Methods Workshop

F2014 Research Methods Workshop

F2013 Research Methods Workshop

S2013 Research Methods Workshop

Office of Undergraduate Research – click here to find out more!

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