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Clues for Evaluating Research Studies

Introduction One form of authority that relies a great deal on observation and often carries special weight is the research study: usually a systematic collection of observations by people trained to do scientific research. How dependable are research findings? Like appeals to any authority, we cannot tell about the dependability of research…
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Criteria of a Good Literature Review

The literature review has been reported as the second most deficient chapter in theses by examiners  Areas in the literature review which are commonly regarded as deficient include the following:Exclusion of landmark studies Emphasis on outdated material Adopting a parochial perspectiveNot being critical Not discriminating…
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