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Sociology: Scholarly Articles

Scholarly & Peer-Review

Scholarly Articles- Articles written by experts that can either be primary research or a review of the literature on a particular subject.

Peer Reviewed Articles-  Articles reviewed by experts/ scholars in the field that meet specific criteria with regards to a specific publication or discipline.

Peer-Reviewed? Or not?

Peer-review means that the article was reviewed by scholars and meets certain standards with regards to a publication or a discipline. Peer reviewed/scholarly articles are typically written by professors or specialists. A great clue that something is peer reviewed or scholarly: The article contains a list of references or cites.

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Jayati Chaudhuri
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