RES 815 Revised Synthesis paper The Role of the Researcher - Savina Trankolova With Feedback.docx

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1 Thank you, please see any embedded comments below in your Synthesis Week 5 paper. The information below will help you with developing and revising the week 7 revised synthesis paper. Also, p lease take a look at, and familiarize yourself with, the assignment details and the rubric that will be used to grade your weeks 7 revised Synthesis paper so you can keep those elements in mind as you revise your paper. You are not writing an entirely new paper. You are using the week 5 paper and using my feedback to revise the paper to submit in week 7. There are some additions to this assignment. PLEASE READ THE ASSIGNMENT DETAILS, ANNOUNCEMENT, AND USE THE RUBRIC. I want to make sure you are on track to do well on the week 7 revised synthesis paper. Below are some important points to help ensure your paper meets the requirements. PLEASE CAREFULLY READ THE FOLLOWING INSTRUCTIONS: Make sure you read the instructions for the synthesis paper (for weeks AND the rubric that will be used to grade it, very carefully. Note: Include a statement of common themes addressed in each of the three articles. A statement of the conclusions that can be drawn when the articles are taken together as a single entity. What is the overall message you want to convey about the group of articles within your theme discussions? YOU SHOULD IDENTIFY 2 THEMES COMMON ACROSS ALL 3 ARTICLES . Identify what the theme is and then discuss what each article (using the author and publication year to identify, not the article title) contributes on that theme. In your paper you should include a synthesis of the common themes you identified. I have included some help at the end of this message that explain synthesis if you are unfamiliar with it. Basically synthesis is combining. It is like combining two elements to form a compound in chemistry. Two components combine/react to form something entirely new. You will consider the themes together and come up with an overall statement of conclusions on what you think the overall message is. A SYNTHESIS IS NOT SIMPLY SUMMARIZING OR RECAPPING INFORMATION FROM THE ARTICLES OR RESTATING THEMES. Make sure you follow all APA formatting guidelines, and that your paper is ORGANIZED correctly. Specifically, your paper must have the following: An APA 7 th edition TITLE PAGE , correctly formatted An INTRODUCTION . A brief introduction to the paper to provide context and to hook the reader, introduce the articles information being analyzed. Include the author(s) and year of publication for each article. (DO NOT use the actual title of the articles. Identify by author and publication year) Also, be sure your introduction includes a CLEARLY STATED
ENHANCED SYNTHSIS PAPER PURPOSE AND THESIS STATEMENT. Below is a good example of a template you could follow: “The purpose of this paper is to analyze, compare, and synthesize themes from three articles examining support and diversity… (fill in with your identified two themes). A

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