Literature Review Outline

Literature Review Outline

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Literature Review Outline

As you compose your literature review outline, keep in mind the expectations of a well-structured and organized piece of writing.

For this assignment, draw on your readings to create an appropriate outline of your research topic. (The abuse of animals in relation to adolescent criminal behavior and adolescent identity development)

Refer to the outline of the literature review in your Research Design: Qualitative, Quantitative, and Mixed Methods Approaches text, page 47 to create an outline for your final course project.

Provide one paragraph for each of the following five sections.

1. Introduce the problem, include the theoretical framework, and conclude with your research question(s).

2. List and describe the independent variable(s).

3. List and describe the dependent variable(s).

4. Predict how and why the dependent variable depends on the independent variable using your theoretical framework,

5. Summarize why your question will fill a gap in the existing scientific knowledge and, based on your theory, what results you expect to find.

Reference

Creswell, J.W. (2014). Research design: Qualitative, quantitative, and mixed methods approaches (4th ed.). Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE Publications.