(queensland university, 1999)• a literature review is a body of text that aims to review thecritical points of knowledge on a particular topic of research journal ofnursing education indian journal of nursingstudiesnames of international journals nursing research research in nursing & health. It is important to be able to discuss relevant research because very often it is very difficult (as students and as researchers) to keep abreast of everything that is published every year in a topic the job of the writer of the literature review is to summarize and discuss the major documents published in that topic. Database selection is an important step in the literature review process the librarians at the education library have identified key databases for use by researchers and students interested in topics in education these databases have varying coverage of publication types (including journals, magazines, newspapers,. Our guest editor dr hairon salleh counts the ways research can help teachers face new challenges and become better practitioners have you heard of “the need for professional development is important,” he says “the advantage of when they do literature review, they don't have to be exhaustive the purpose is to. Sources for the literature and examples your literature review should integrate a wide range of sources such as: books textbooks remain as the most important source to find models and theories related to the research area research the most respected authorities in your selected research area and find the latest editions.
Conducting literature review is a complicated, sometimes confusing and laborious process that beginning educational researchers, especially graduate students important ideas (usually the findings or the main arguments) related to challenges faced by beginning researchers were extracted from the collected papers. Hart (1998) states it is important that research education and training does produce researchers who are competent and confident in a range of skills and capabilities and who have an appropriate knowledge base (p 6) students create projects that demand having effective skills in conducting a literature review,. In this work, more intensive information about the role of literature review in research and how to reach the role will be presented in following three sections: filtering criteria for qualified data: while the review questions are useful to help the novice researchers to locate resources, filtering criteria are necessary and crucial. Relevant literature candidates need not present a thorough analy- sis and synthesis of the scholarship and research, maxwell argues, or justify claims made about the literature finally mended a comprehensive literature review that justifies knowledge important that candidates learn to report research in accordance.
By anthony m wanjohi: review of literature in any study is not a cup of tea it requires scholarly maturity good review of literature is a sign of professional maturity it shows one's grasp of the field, one's methodological sophistication in critiquing others' research, and the breadth and depth of one's reading. While there might be many reasons for conducting a literature review, following are four key outcomes of doing the review assessment of the current state of research on a topic this is probably the most obvious value of the literature review once a researcher has determined an area to work with for a research project,.
Literature review uses when writing a literature review for the purposes of planning a research study • what are some of the uses that the literature review can serve for you why is a literature review especially important in areas that (a) are emerging • (b) typically have small samples (eg, special education research). Introduction to educational research as a student, teacher, or administrator, consider how many times you have heard, “evidence-based practice” or “ according to the research” it seems that every new idea in education is research- based, but what does that really mean this overview is a summary of important concepts. Many authors argue that it is more important to research the interaction(s) between arts learning and other kinds of learning for example, to understand how teaching and curriculum might be developed to this literature review highlights several gaps that could be addressed in new zealand arts education research.
Literature review gall, borg, and gall (1996) argue that the literature plays a role in: • delimiting the research problem • seeking new lines of inquiry in fact, the educational resources information center (1982, p while a dissertation review will probably have a primary focus, it will also probably be necessary to. The purpose is to develop a body of literature that establishes a contrarian viewpoint given the value-laden nature of some social science research [eg, educational reform immigration control], argumentative approaches to analyzing the literature can be a legitimate and important form of discourse however, note that.