Entries by Lorraine Savage

Henrietta Lacks’ Case Debates Medical Ethics as Your Research Topic

The fascinating case of Henrietta Lacks has many good research paper topics. The case is still being debated 60 years after the African-American woman died in 1951. Her case raises questions of medical ethics, medical research, privacy and patient’s rights. Rebecca Skloot wrote a book about Lacks, and this week, HBO is playing a movie, […]

Language Acquisition Research Paper Topics

Language acquisition is the process of learning a native or second language. Many people study how children learn a language, the factors that influence the process of learning a foreign language and the unique challenges facing English language learners (ELLs). If you are looking for research paper topics in language acquisition consider these questions as […]

The Handmaid’s Tale Research Paper Topics

The Handmaid’s Tale, published in 1985 by Margaret Atwood, is a book, movie, and now a new Hulu television series about a dystopian future in which widespread sterility has put men in charge of women’s fertility. The story has implications in today’s political climate where laws are being passed restricting women’s ability to decide their […]

Effective Communication Research Paper Topics

Every field of study and business needs effective communication to disseminate information, persuade colleagues and customers, and conduct business. Good communication skills are important for not just the boss but also everyone else. Here are some research paper topics on communicating science news and information, effective business communication and information overload.