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Voorbereiding bijeenkomstenStudents will read the introductory texts before the lectures and seminars. In seminar 1, these texts will be discussed in-depth, with special attention to the research process (questions asked, methods used (dis)advantages of quantitative analysis). In seminar 2 students work on their own research and will practise with quantitative analysis. In preparation to this, more specialized literature and primary sources will have to be studied.
Bijdrage aan groepswerkStep by step students work in small groups on a research report on a particular city. They will place their city in its geopgraphical context (assignment 1), formulate a research questions with sub questions (assignment 2) and will look for answers to these questions based on primary and secondary sources (assignment 3). The joint end report of this exercise will be presented and, together with an individual reflection report in the form of a research log, accounts for 50% of the grade.