Literature Review – Thesis Hub https://thesishub.org Knowledge sharing platform for researchers. Sat, 16 Dec 2017 21:24:54 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.2.2 112478631  How to Write Your Literature Review http://thesishub.org/how-to-write-your-literature-review/ https://thesishub.org/how-to-write-your-literature-review/#comments Thu, 17 Nov 2016 18:35:18 +0000 http://thesishub.org/newthesishub/?p=13189

Review of literature is the life cycle of every PhD thesis. It connotes a systematic account of documented literature by qualified & accredited researchers

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Verbs Used in the Literature Review http://thesishub.org/verbs-used-in-the-literature-review/ https://thesishub.org/verbs-used-in-the-literature-review/#comments Mon, 17 Oct 2016 05:10:19 +0000 http://thesishub.org/newthesishub/?p=6214

To be more precise the list below contains "Verbs Used in The Literature Review to Present previous and/or Current Research and Contributions."

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Review of ‘the Literature’ or Literatures? http://thesishub.org/review-literature-literatures/ https://thesishub.org/review-literature-literatures/#comments Sat, 09 Jul 2016 15:44:35 +0000 http://thesishub.org/newthesishub/?p=6348 Review of 'the Literature' or Literatures

Keep in mind that the aim of it all is to have a thesis: a position or argument you wish to establish—a major claim you want to persuade others to. And you are doing this by positioning your research vis-à-vis the existing knowledge (or knowledges) of the area as reflected in the literature/s. ‘Reviewing the […]

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Clues for Evaluating Research Studies http://thesishub.org/clues-evaluating-research-studies/ https://thesishub.org/clues-evaluating-research-studies/#respond Wed, 22 Jun 2016 12:58:46 +0000 http://thesishub.org/newthesishub/?p=6204 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 findings until we […]

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How Much Literature is Enough? http://thesishub.org/how-much-literature-is-enough/ https://thesishub.org/how-much-literature-is-enough/#comments Sat, 28 May 2016 14:16:40 +0000 https://mythesishub.wordpress.com/?p=1054 How Much Literature is Enough?

How do I know that I have reviewed enough literature and that is where I am supposed to stop? The short answer is that, as an academic, you never stop reviewing the literature because you need to be aware of the latest developments in your field and what your competitors are doing. I don’t think […]

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Selectively Review the Literature 2/5 http://thesishub.org/selectively-review-the-literature-25/ https://thesishub.org/selectively-review-the-literature-25/#comments Sat, 28 May 2016 00:27:48 +0000 https://mythesishub.wordpress.com/?p=780

It is vital to review the relevant literature, to ensure that no important observations that either support your findings or contradict them have been missed.  Failure to mention such references will create a poor impression and may seriously impair the chances of publication (especially if you miss publications by one or more of the referees). […]

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Criteria of a Good Literature Review http://thesishub.org/criteria-of-a-good-literature-review/ https://thesishub.org/criteria-of-a-good-literature-review/#respond Thu, 26 May 2016 09:19:50 +0000 https://mythesishub.wordpress.com/?p=421

The literature review has been reported as the second most deficient chapter in theses by examiners [1]  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 perspective Not being critical Not discriminating between relevant and irrelevant material Lacking synthesis […]

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