Monthly Archives: December 2019

Do Keywords in Academic Journals even matter?

(Lightly edited from an assignment in Professor Lisa Schweitzer’s Planning Theory class, with full intention of further pursuing this question at some point) Articles in academic journals often include a series of keywords, meant to help the reader get a … Continue reading

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Observing LA Metro’s transit ridership: A mini ethnography

In fulfillment of an ethnography assignment for Professor Tridib Banerjee’s excellent class on research design last September, I observed riders entering and exiting the La Cienega/Jefferson Station on METRO’s Expo Line light rail. I did this both on a Sunday … Continue reading

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