Wrapping Up

This last post is supposed to serve as a summary of my research findings. In all honesty, I already had difficulty summarizing five full-time weeks of research into a nineteen-page paper over these past few weeks, so I’m pretty overwhelmed by the task of summarizing my findings into a single post for my blog readers. I have decided to take this post to summarize the argument in my paper for you all as briefly as possible. [Read more…]

A look back on my summer experience

Now that my summer research is completely over, it seems appropriate to look back and reflect on the experience of data collection.  It’s difficult to do a true summary post since the data analysis phase of the project won’t take place until the spring of 2014, so, as of now, I don’t have much to report in terms of conclusions drawn from my data.  However, there are a few things to note:

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