A literature review is an in-depth critical analysis of published scholarly research related to a specific topic. A solid literature review must:
Adapted from: Literature Review - A Self-Guided Tutorial, created by Kathleen Hanna, with contributions from Sara Lowe and Ted Polley. Lcensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License.
1. Define your topic or question.
2. Develop and document your search strategy.
3. Select and evaluate:
4. Writing your literature review: