Section Information for Spring 2021
Participants will work as a research assistant for the Editor-in-Chief on the Participants will work as a research assistant for the Editor-in-Chief on the 4-volume third edition of the Encyclopedia of Violence Peace, and Conflict. They will assist in the process of finding and securing authors for about 280 entries (6,000-10,000 words each) and doing background research and building a Zotero library on major sources and authors for many of the topics, especially those not included in the first two editions. Interns’ names will be mentioned in the encyclopedia when is published. This is consistent with the Mason departmental emphasis on Public Sociology.
See the draft syllabus for more information.
To add the course, please send a CV and a statement about your interest to Lester Kurtz email@example.com