Lecture Three: Note-Taking Workshop
September 20, 2011
People often read scholarly articles in the same way that they read pleasure
reading, which is wrong.
Must look at the PURPOSE of why you are reading to maintain interest. There
are two purposes for reading scholarly articles:
1. I am reading in order to learn something new (all the terms, concepts and
ideas are brand new to me)
2. To supplement knowledge (to reintroduce ideas you have been already
exposed to in order to help understand or go beyond memorization)
This can often change. Sometimes you start reading to supplement, and as you
go on realize that sometimes you are actually reading to learn something new.
This constant qu