100W S10- Database Assignment

100W S10- Database Assignment - Eldred - Psyc 100W...

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Eldred - Psyc 100W 1 Literature Review: Database Assignment (~300 - 500 words for reference page, APA style reference section) Purpose Develop research skills to find articles using psychology databases. Identify credible sources relevant to literature review topic. Use APA style referencing Addresses Student Learning Objective(s) (SOL) 1, 5 Readings APA Manual (6 th Edition), chapters 6.22 - 7.11 (Reference List) Dunn, chapters 2, 3 General Procedure Begin background research on topic (e.g., psychology textbooks) Develop research question Develop Database: Find and read 10 - 15 scholarly sources related to your research question Specific Database Instructions Find 15 – 20 articles related to your topic and potential subtopics using PsycInfo. Try to identify at least two literature review articles . Review articles describe what we know about a particular topic, but do not present specific results or statistics. You can use “literature review” as a keyword or as a limiting condition. Most of the remaining
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