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War and Society

Library resource guide originally designed for the HIS 3308 War and Society: Oral History Lab.

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What is the difference between scholarly and popular materials? What about trade publications? On this page, we will review the differences between these types of publications and discuss the meaning of peer review.

identifying scholarly vs. popular sources