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Research Design Fundamentals

by: Kian Cremin

Research Design Fundamentals GEOG 6131

Kian Cremin
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Date Created: 10/25/15
GEOG 61318131 Research Design Fundamentals Research Proposal Part 2 Literature Review and Problem Elaboration 100 points Due Wednesday October 15 2008 Now that you have formulated your initial problem statement it is time to move into the next phase of the research process Your next assignment is to set a context for your research project by developing a comprehensive yet concise literature review You should summarize major trends findings and future directions indicated in the literature Your review should be a springboard for a precise definition of your problem After reading this document your reader should know I Precisely what you are researching I Why it is important I What previous work has been done on this topic I Exactly how you think the variables are related and I What you expect to find when you complete the research This section of your paper should be written in a narrative format that will fit directly into your final proposal please refer to the original research assignment sheet for more details on formatting You should I Revise your problem statement incorporating new ideas and material as appropriate You are now building your introduction the problem statement is a part of that introduction I Incorporate a review of the literature a justification of your problem and a statement of the state of the artquot regarding your problem I Incorporate a statement that summarizes the connection to the conceptual and theoretical framework for your problemresearch I Incorporate a definitive statement of precisely how your research will contribute to the advancement of the conceptual and theoretical framework for your topic Note Since you will be referriry to the published literature on your topic a bibiogmphy literature cited page is necessary A note about citation style We would like you to use a format that is based on the Author Datequot system of in text citation eg TurabianChicago Manual We are providing a web link to a nicely done web page from Colorado State University that describes in detail the format we would like you to use httpwritingcolostateeduguidessourceschicago


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