What is the purpose of the article? What is the nature of the study (e.g., lab-based study, media analysis, etc.)? What methods are used to gather evidence? On which types(s) of evidence do the author(s) base their arguments? What conclusions do(es) the author(s) draw from this evidence? Are there recommendations made for further research, policy, program intervention, etc.? Writing tips Your summary must be in your own words. Avoid excessive quotations drawn directly from the article. You may include a maximum of two direct quotations from the article, which must be referenced properly using APA style. Do not just summarize the article abstract. Additional notes A staff person from the Academic Learning Centre will be discussing how to write a summary of a research paper in class on September 20, 2018. The assignment must be assembled in this order: (a) title page, in APA format; (b) summary, as detailed above; (c) reference list, including only a reference for the article that you are summarizing, in APA format. Pages should be numbered in this order, according to APA format. The title of the assignment and running head should be Research Paper Summary, formatted and located correctly
KPER 1500 (Fall 2018) Assignment #2: Research Paper Summary 2 of 2 If you were penalized for using an incorrect article (e.g., review article) in assignment #1,
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