Chicago manual of style is the preferred style of documentation for ARTH305. Use the online version, or the print version of the 16th ed. in the library. Chicago Notes & Bibliography style examples below:
Chapter in an edited book:
Said, Edward. "Imaginative Geography and Its Representations: Orientalizing the Oriental," in The Cultural Geography Reader, edited by Tim Oakes and Patricia Lynn Price. Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge, 2008, 357-64.
Search QCAT under Title Exact: cultural geography reader
Schwartz, Joan M. "The Geography Lesson: Photographs and the Construction of Imaginative Geographies." Journal of Historical Geography 22, no. 1 (January 1996): 16-45.
Search QCAT under Journal Title Exact: journal of historical geography
See other style guides under Citing your sources.
Evaluating your sources is a crucial step of the research process. You need to evaluate carefully each source to determine its appropriateness and quality.
It is particularly important to evaluation information that you find on the Web. Because there are no rules and anyone can post a page on the Web, you will have to determine whether the web site is of value. Go to Evaluating Web Sources for specific criteria used to analyze websites.
Check our Distinguishing Scholarly Journals from Other Periodicals page in order to evaluate periodicals by looking at their content, purpose, and intended audience.
The Queen's Writing Centre provides help with brainstorming ideas, creating outlines, improving grammer and style, and thesis statements. Located in the Stauffer Library, the Centre provides one-on-one consultations.
Reflection means taking some time to examine your thoughts, beliefs, values, attitudes and assumptions about your understanding of a topic, a situation or problem. The key questions in reflective thinking are how? and why? rather than just what? In reflective writing, students are asked to write down their personal thoughts.
Reflective Essays (DePaul University)
Reflective Writing (University of Leeds)
Reflective Writing (Royal Roads University)