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Writing literature reviews : a guide for students of the social and behavioral sciences

Galvan, Jose L.

Glendale, CA : Pyrczak c2009

Available at Central Connecticut State University  Reference  (H61.8 G34 2009 )()

  • Title:
    Writing literature reviews : a guide for students of the social and behavioral sciences
  • Author/Creator: Galvan, Jose L.
  • Publisher: Glendale, CA : Pyrczak
  • Creation Date: c2009
  • Edition: 4th ed.
  • Language: English
  • Physical Description: xiv, 170 p. ; 28 cm.
  • Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references.
  • Subjects: Social sciences -- Research; Social sciences -- Research -- Evaluation; Social sciences -- Authorship; Psychology -- Research; Psychology -- Research -- Evaluation; Psychology -- Authorship; Book reviewing; Scholarly periodicals
  • Notes: Includes bibliographical references.
  • Contents: Writing reviews of academic literature: an overview
    Considerations in writing reviews for specific purposes
    Selecting a topic and identifying literature for review
    General guidelines for analyzing literature
    Analyzing quantitative research literature
    Analyzing qualitative research literature
    Building tables to summarize literature
    Synthesizing literature prior to writing a review
    Guidelines for writing a first draft
    Guidelines for developing a coherent essay
    Guidelines on style, mechanics, and language usage
    Incorporating feedback and refining the first draft
    Comprehensive self-editing checklist for refining the final draft.
  • OCLC Number: 320957430
  • Identifier: ISBN1884585868;ISBN9781884585869