Sometimes the hardest thing about a research project is choosing a topic.
Your topic should be:
Good Sources for an Overview of the Topic:
It helps to think about different aspects of a general topic. For example, for the topic eating disorders, think about types of the disorder, various causes, and groups that might be affected.
|Bulimia||Family||Ages: children, teens, adults, elderly|
|Anorexia Nervosa||Friends||Gender: male, female|
|Compulsive Eating Disorder||Media||Ethnic groups: black, white, Asian, Hispanic, etc.|
|Obsessive Dieting||Diet industry|
This will help you come up with possible topic statements or questions:
You can also use concept mapping to fine tune your topic.