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What is Reference?
In this case, when we use the term Reference, we are looking for sources that can give us a good overview or the background of our topic. These sources may not be detailed enough to use in your bibliography, but they provide a much needed roadmap to major issues, debates and past studies on the subject. Get a "map" before you dive into the deep studies!
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