Chapter 3. Conducting a literature Review (Structure a Literature Review…
Chapter 3. Conducting a literature Review
Nature of a literature Review
¿What is it? Identifying, evaluating and critically assesing a topic review
The length of time you spend depends of
The accuracy of data
access to data
How to conduct a review?
Have significant of knowledge on the topic
Review the literature of the chosen topic
Identify emerging reserch areas
To contribution an area
5 Previous reserch can make a contribution
Reviewing previos literature to identify methods
Literature Review Process
Reserch questions and Objectives
Words to find relevant information
Identifying possible sources of literature
Start exploring the literature ASP
How do I plan my literature research?
Organization and time
diferent sources = varying degrees of bias
diferent sources are aimed at different audiences
Sources of literature
Recording the literature
using a reserch software
referecing = cites
make notes of each source
develop links among authors
Able to identify accurate literature
start drafting review
What's the main topic under review?
what are the results?
What methodology the author used?
What are your own conclusions?
Structure a Literature Review
Include basis definitions
Discuss the subject of interest
Provide a clear summary of the research
The main body
What makes a good literature Review
write critical annotations
Reed a few good, relevants reviews
Use literature to back up your arguments
What makes a poor literature Review
Denser referecing required
literature not corresponding to the objectives