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I expect you to use the following checklist when writing/re-writing your article summaries and literature review. Content Common Errors/Inefficiences O Have I provided brief background that leads into the current study? Providing no background. Background doesn’t lead into current study’s purpose. O Have I identified the general purpose of the study? Should be some variation of the following: …investigated the effects of __________ (IV) on __________ (DV). …investigated the relationship between __________ and __________. O Have I described the # of participants? Not doing this. Giving too much information. O Have I described what the researchers manipulated or measured in the study (independent variable)? Not describing the critical conditions. O Have I described what outcomes were measured (dependent variable)? Not mentioning was measured. O In describing the method, have I talked about only the most important steps, and done so in chronological order?
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This note was uploaded on 09/08/2010 for the course PSYC 100W at San Jose State University .

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