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This guide provides search strategies and recommended resources for research in Global Studies 102 with Dr. Sara Kamali.

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Your Assignment

Photograph of a mother and her seven children from Somalia in a her seven children in the Hagadera refugee camp in Dadaab, KenyaYou will choose one case study covered in this class and critically evaluate the international response to it (i.e. the United Nations, international organizations, non-governmental organizations, civil society, and governments), using any sources from the course reading list and at least 5 scholarly sources such as peer reviewed journal articles or book chapters from academic presses.

Image: "This young mother walked 20 days from Diinsoor, Somalia, with her seven children to Hagadera refugee camp in Dadaab, Kenya. After her husband’s livestock died because of the drought in Somalia, he sent her to Dadaab because he was unable to feed them." From the United Nations.

Getting Started

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Ellen Carey
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