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翻譯:汪茂(簡介並寄信)
編輯:馬景文(簡介並寄信)
(編註:輔助教室
編輯所設置自學書院網站設有本課程的輔助教室,內容包括部份閱讀文章的翻譯本,中文文獻連結,和自學者論壇。)

研究論文指南

課程要求學生寫一篇研究論文,長約25-35頁,主題任選。課程假定學生對某地區的民族主義政治有興趣,或(和)熱衷於相關理論,這會指引學生選題。舉例來說,可以研究一個或多個案例,以檢驗民族主義理論的某個問題或主張。雖然預期學生會大量引用第二手資料,仍然強烈鼓勵學生使用第一手資料。

論文計劃(7-10頁)將分發全班同學,並在堂上討論。計劃應簡述引導研究的問題,研究的方法以及解答問題的相關證據。同時要求列出參考書目。最終的論文(或是比較完備的論文草稿)將在最後兩節課上討論。

另外,每位學生被安排發表一周閱讀報告。報告之後,全班進行討論。作報告的學生可以印發相關資料,但這不是必需。最後,我們希望,對某一地區或案例有興趣的同學,能够和大家討論這些閱讀書目如何適用(或不適用)於他們的選擇。



Research Paper Guidelines

Students are expected to write one long research paper, between 25 - 35 pages on a topic of the student's choice. It is assumed that students have either a regional interest in nationalist politics and/or theoretical interest that will guide them in their selection of a paper topic. For example, one paper option would be to use one or more case studies to examine a theoretically-grounded question or claim about nationalism. While it is expected that students will draw heavily upon secondary sources, the use of primary sources is strongly encouraged.

Paper proposals (7 - 10 pages) will be distributed among classmates and discussed in class. The proposals should be a concise statement of the question(s) that will guide the research as well as the methods and evidence proposed to answer the question(s). Bibliographies are required. Final papers (or well-developed drafts thereof) will be discussed on the two final class meetings.

In addition, each student will be assigned to present the week's readings. Such presentations will be followed by class discussion. Students may prepare handouts, but they are not required. Finally, it is expected that those students who have already developed an interest in a particular region or set of cases should be prepared to discuss how the readings apply (or not) to their chosen areas.