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Author Galvan, Jose L.

Title Writing literature reviews : a guide for students of the social and behavioral sciences / Jose L. Galvan
Published Los Angeles, CA : Pyrczak, 1999


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 W'PONDS  808.066 G1824/W  DUE 04-01-21
Description x, 118 pages ; 28 cm
Contents Chapter 1. Chapter 2. Considerations in writing reviews for specific purposes -- Chapter 3. Selecting a topic and identifying literature for review -- Chapter 4. General guidelines for analyzing literature -- Chapter 5. Analyzing literature from the viewpoint of a researcher -- Chapter 6. Synthesizing literature prior to writing a review -- Chapter 7. Guidelines for writing a first draft -- Chapter 8. Guidelines for developing a coherent essay -- Chapter 9. Guidelines on style, mechanics, and language usage -- Chapter 10. Incorporating feedback and refining the first draft -- Chapter 11. Comprehensive self-editing checklist for refining the final draft -- Supplementary readings: sample literature reviews for discussion and evaluation. Review A. Individual differences in student cheating -- Review B. Knowledge, interest, and narrative writing -- Review C. Immune neglect: a source of durability bias in affective forecasting -- Appendix A: A close look at locating literature electronically -- Appendix B: Sample ERIC search
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes English
Subject Social sciences -- Research.
Social sciences -- Research -- Evaluation.
Social sciences -- Authorship.
Psychology -- Research.
Psychology -- Research -- Evaluation.
Psychology -- Authorship.
Book reviewing.
Scholarly periodicals.
ISBN 1884585183