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Choosing a Research Topic

What makes a good topic and how do you pick one?

Need a Topic Starter?

At a loss for where to start on your paper? Need a cool idea to get started? Want a book that you can hold in your hands?

Below are some ideas for broad topics based in our collection. 

A Very Short Introduction To...

Use the ebooks online or visit to grab a print copy. Very Short Introductions deliver high-quality and in-depth scholarly overviews.

What's on Your Mind?



Climate Change

Conspiracy Theories


The Internet