Critiquing Use of Theory in Research Articles
Determine if your assigned article is quantitative or qualitative. Remember the distinction for future work with the two articles. Analyze the characteristics of the article that make it quantitative or qualitative.
Identify and analyze the assumptions found in your assigned article.
a 3-paragraph critique in which you:
•Identify your assigned article as quantitative or qualitative and support your assertion with an analysis of three defining characteristics.
•Describe, and critique the theoretical framework using the “Use of Theory Checklist” as a guide.
•Analyze at least one assumption in your assigned article.
Be sure to support your postings and responses with specific references to the reading(s) and/or media segment(s) and use APA format.