Abstract%20Assignment%20Persuasion

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Abstract Assignment: Persuasion Locate a scholarly research article on a persuasive topic and write an article abstract using the following format. Please choose one that will be of interest for the class as well as of interest to you. Please use the format that follows (Please include the headings in bold and all capitals). The abstract should be typed, single-spaced, with one-inch margins. It should be your own work and not “cut and pasted” from the study itself of from the abstract of the authors. Attach the article to the abstract. ARTICLE CITATION The citation should be in APA style. If you have never used APA, you can consult the formatting and style guide at http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/560/01/ or consult the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (5 th edition) available in the writing center or at the library. RESEARCH PROBLEM, PURPOSE STATEMENT In a paragraph, state the problem that the author’s felt needed to be addressed and the research problem or the purpose of the study. This should be in paragraph form, not bulleted. LITERATURE REVIEW In paragraph form, write an overview of the main points from previous research done on the subject. What are the major arguments on the subject? What gap will this study satisfy? What weaknesses or patterns are pointed out?
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