Statsky’s Cartwheel

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Statskys Cartwheel. American Law professor William Statsky devised this word association method to help generate search terms. The cartwheel categories can help you express your search in alternative ways. Bear in mind that some of the categories will overlap. - PowerPoint PPT Presentation

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Statskys Cartwheel

Synonyms

Liquidation, Restructuring

How many relevant search terms can you think of?Return to the main slide for more prompts.Investigate dictionaries and definitions.Thesauri in databases can also help.Narrower Terms

Administration, Termination, ExtinguishHow many relevant search terms can you think of?Return to the main slide for more prompts.Investigate dictionaries and definitions.Thesauri in databases can also help.Broader Terms

Bankruptcy

How many other search terms can you think of?Return to the main slide for more prompts.Investigate dictionaries and definitions.Thesauri in databases can also help.Antonyms

Solvent, Credit, Profit, Cash flow

How many relevant search terms can you think of?Return to the main slide for more prompts.There are two reasons for checking antonyms: resources might cover or cross reference your topic.

8Original Search Term

Insolvency

How many relevant search terms can you think of?Return to the main slide for some prompts.Look closely at your research question identify relevant terms and also the type of answer expected. Is this an academic discussion or a legal problem question? This might influence the type of vocabulary you use.Procedures/Remedies

Winding-up, Receivership/Voluntary Arrangement, Liquidator, Administrator

How many relevant search terms can you think of?Return to the main slide for more prompts.How many relevant search terms did you think of?Return to the main slide for more prompts.

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