From: Hart, C. (1998). Doing a literature review: releasing the
social science research imagination. London; Thousand Oaks
[Calif.]: Sage Publications.
ARTICLE CRITIQUE CHECKLIST
Is there a statement of the problem or a qualitative
topic of study?
Does the problem of topic indicate a particular focus of study?
Is the problem researchable, that is, can it be inv
Original Research, Scholarly Journals, Peer-Reviewed Articles
What is a Peer Reviewed/Refereed Article?
The following definition is found in Cabell's Directory of Publishing
Opportunities: Psychology and Psychiatry, David W.E. Cabell, Edi
Writing a Research Paper
What is a Research Paper?
"Research paper." What image comes into mind as you hear those words: working with
stacks of articles and books, hunting the "treasure" of others' thoughts? Whatever image you
create, it's a sure bet th
Tips for Evaluating Sources
Evaluating all sources
Checking for signs of bias
Does the author or publisher endorse political or religious views that could
Is the author or publisher associated with a special-interest group, such as