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Mathematical Sciences: Literature Review

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Tutorial on Conducting a Literature Review  (in Education and Behavioral Sciences from Adelphi University)

Cisco, J. (2014). Teaching the Literature Review:  A Practical Approach for College InstructorsTeaching and Learning Inquiry:  The ISSOTL Journal.  2(2):41-57.

The aim of a literature review is to show "that the writer has studied existing work in the field with insight." It is not enough merely to show what others in your field have discovered. You need to view the work of others with insight, to review it critically. An effective review analyses and synthesizes material, and it should meet the following requirements. . .  more. . .  Guide to lit reviews from the University of Melbourne

Literature Review Evaluation Rubric

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