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FAU/STA 6113

Literature Review and Quality

                                                     What are the criteria for evaluating information?                                                                       

 

Criteria

                                              Questions to Consider

   Author

   Is the author an expert on the subject?

   Audience           

   Is the information from a popular or scholarly source?

   Relevance

   Does the content of the book/article discuss your research question?

   Bias       

   Does the author present information based on facts or opinion?

   Date   

  How recently was the book/article published? and what is/are the significance of the finding(s)

Anatomy of a Scholarly Article

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