A4 Literature Reviews.docx - Literature Review Assignment Student Name Shengnan Lou GRAD 695 Project Management Research Topic An Overview of Project

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Literature Review AssignmentStudent Name:Shengnan LouGRAD 695 Project Management Research Topic:An Overview of Project Management Methodologies in Large Complex Transportation Projects 1.Review the following guidance for Literature Reviews and complete the information below using the template provided.Texas A&M Writing Center Video 1: Get Lit: The Literature Review(45 Min)Texas A&M Writing Center Video 2: The Literature Review(46 Min)UNC Writing Center:Literature Reviews2.Using your proposed project management topicas refined in your Topic Refinement Assignment and ascholarly research tool, i.e., Google Scholar, HU Library locate four literature reviews for your proposed GRAD695 topic. Literature Reviews usually contain the terms “Literature Review” in the title.Submitting general research articles or articles that contain a literature review is not acceptable for this assignment. Your selections must be a literature review. If you have limited success, try to modify the keywords that you are using for the search and/or contact the library for assistance.3.List the reference to your resource in APA format. Use your APA for resources and citations including the HU Libraryand Purdue OWL. Points will be deducted if resources and citations are not in APA format (double-spacing, hanging indents, page numbers, etc.)4.List the link to the literature review. If using the HU Library, look for the “Permalink” icon to provide the permanent URL address. 5.Read all four literature reviews and, for each, provide a 1-2 paragraph discussion (250 words)on the specific research problem the researcher(s) have addressed. In addition, identify and discuss how the literature review is organized(chronological, major theme). Include at least one citation for each source.6.List any gaps in the literature and/or future opportunities in researchfor a specific field discussed in the literature review. What suggestions did each set of researchers make for future research in this topic/field? This information is often found in the Conclusion Section. 7.Discuss how you plan to incorporate this research into your 695 research paper and address any of these identified gaps. GRAD 695 LITERATURE REVIEW ASSIGNMENT JUN 20191
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8.Discuss if this review has altered or refined your problem statement in any way. Restate your problem statement using the template formula. Literature Review 1 Reference (in APA format): Taroun, A. (2014). Towards a better modelling and assessment of construction risk: Insights from a literature review. International Journal of Project Management, 32(1), 101–115. -harrisburg.klnpa.org/10.1016/j.ijproman.2013.03.004Link to Literature Review 1:Summary of Literature Review 1 (250 words): The author of this paper conducted a substantive literature review on the modeling and assessment of risks in construction projects. The paper focused on the how the literature in the past five decades describe and improve the popular P-I (Possibility - Impact) risk model (Taroun, 2014). The author also found that with the evolvement
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