Week 7 Writing Activity: Literature Review
Add your literature review to Section 2 of the
Prospectus Template provided in Week 2 of the course. You will add to the
literature as indicated below.
Critically review, edit, and revise your literature
review. The literature review should:
Include definitions of concepts relating to the
topic of the research.
Add an expanded discussion of the framework
identified in Week 4 and discuss the origin of the theory or model used
as your framework. How was the framework used originally? How is the
framework applied in current studies. Add 3-pages.
Include historically relevant information.
Contain critical analysis (strong and weak
Integrate sources to produce sound arguments and
discuss issues related to the topic.
Include comparing and contrasting arguments and
Include a summary of the key discussions in the
literature. Add a 1-page summary.
Apply APA format, writing conventions, and scholarly
Do not express your own opinion, agenda, or bias.
Include scholarly, peer-reviewed, or primary
85% of the sources should be 3 years old or newer.
15% of the sources can be a combination of seminal
sources older than 3 years, books, cited legal language, and government
Length: 20- pages
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