for bias, ” located at http: //www. washingtonpost.com/business/economy/as- drug-industry-influence-over-research-grows-so-does-the potential-for-bias /2012/11/24/bb64d596-1264-11e2-be82-c.3411b7680a9 story.html.
Review the six (6) rules of critical thinking Chapter 1) and the steps of “Doing Sociology: A Student’s Guide to Research” (Chapter 2).
Write a concise and accurate essay.
Write a one to two (1-2 page essay in which you:
Identify the first steps in the student guide to research. Page 43
Define the first step of research in your own words.
Identify the major assumptions and bias of the drug industry that underlie drug research.
Identify the personal bias that you, as a consumer, have on the drug industry’s influence over research.
Your assignment must follow these formatting requirements.
Be typed, double spaced, using Times New Roman font (size 12), with one-inch margins on all sides.
To keep this essay short and manageable, your only source for this essay should be the article from The Washington Post and the sections noted in your text. For this reason, APA citations or references are not required for this assignment.
Include a cover page containing the title of the assignment, Student’s name, the course title , and the date.