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Assignment 2 - Assignment 2 ARTICLE ABSTRACT Find an...

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Assignment 2 ARTICLE ABSTRACT Find an empirical article in one of the journals. It needs to have a methods, results, and conclusions section to be empirical. Copy the article and turn in with your abstract. Abstracts tend to be personal things. They are short form summaries of articles for your future use in papers, dissertations, etc. At a minimum, however, the abstract should cover the following points. 1. Full bibliographic citation. Authors, title, journal, year, volume, number, month, pages, etc. Be careful here. I don't know how many times I have had to go back to the journal because I didn't list authors first names and initials or something else similarly trivial but suddenly required by the style sheet of the journal I am writing an article for. Copy the citation exactly as it appears in the journal. 2. Statement of the problem to be investigated and a justification as to why it is an important problem. 3. Under what paradigm does this study fall -- quantitative/scientific? Or
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This note was uploaded on 11/27/2011 for the course COM 5312 taught by Professor Edwardwotring during the Fall '06 term at FSU.

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