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Communication Studies: Literature Review

Subject Guide for School of Communication Studies

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The Literature Review: A Few Tips On Conducting It

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Don't Just Review for Content!

While conducting a review of the literature, maximize the time you devote to writing this part of your paper by thinking broadly about what you should be looking for and evaluating. Review not just what scholars are saying, but how are they saying it....Read More


 A literature review is an evaluative report of information found in the literature related to your selected area of study.The review should describe,summarise,evaluate and clarify this literature....Read More

Importance of a Good Literature Review

Doing a careful and thorough literature review is essential when writing a research at any level;the basic homework that is assumed done vigilantly, a given fact in all research papers. By providing a literature review, usually offered in your introduction before you reach your thesis statement....Read More

Types of Literature Reviews

It has been established that literature reviews can be done at all levels of education.They're also often used in business,government,and non-profit environents as part of individuals' and organizational planning processes...Read More

Structure and Writing Style

A literature review should be structured like any other essay....Read More


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