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Use the ProQuest Social Sciences Premium Collection as it includes Sociological Abstracts, Social Services Abstracts, ProQuest Criminal Justice, Proquest Education Journals, etc.
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Urban Public Schools is the search topic, but if you want to winnow the 26,000+ results to get more relevant articles:
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Start with the keyword search vaccination refusals--if you want to focus on the United States, add that to the second box and change the Select a Field (optional) to SU Subject Terms.
The Subjects: vaccine refusal and maybe vaccination--public opinions will help focus the search in this, and other databases.
NOTE: Click on Check for full text to initiate Scholar OneSearch; it will automatically look for the journal article.
Searchs like Google as it looks through the library catalog and article databases. "capital punishment" is searched as a phrase and race AND attitudes are added to the search
Check Subject Guides for additional resources, such as Criminal Justice or Legal Research or Social Science Statistics.