Literature Review Resources

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Successful?completion?of?a?doctoral?dissertation?requires?significant?amounts?of?independent?reading?on?the
research?topic.?This?allows?the?doctoral?learner/researcher?to?become?familiar?with?the?scope?of?the?topic?and?to
identify?gaps?or?tensions?within?the?existing?literature?on?the?topic.?These?gaps?and?tensions?become?the?source
of?the?dissertation?research.?In?this?assignment,?you?will?read?and?annotate?potential?sources?in?your?dissertation
field?of?interest.?Those?demonstrating?the?most?merit?to?the?best?of?your?understanding?of?the?topic?at?this?time
should?be?added?to?your?RefWorks?list?for?potential?inclusion?in?the?literature?review?section?of?your?dissertation.
General?Requirements:
Use?the?following?information?to?ensure?successful?completion?of?the?assignment:
?Locate?the?assignment?submission?for?”Literature?Review?Resources”?from?LDR?802.?You?will?add?to?this
document?to?begin?building?a?running?literature?review.
?It?is?recommended?that?you?engage?in?this?activity?throughout?the?duration?of?this?course.
?Instructors?will?be?scoring?your?submission?based?on?the?number?of?unique?sources?identified?in?the?list
submitted.
?Download?the?resource??Literature?Review?Resources?Tool??(if?needed)?and?use?it?to?complete?the?assignment.
?Doctoral?learners?are?required?to?use?APA?style?for?their?writing?assignments.?The?APA?Style?Guide?is?located
in?the?Student?Success?Center.
?Refer?to?”Preparing?Annotated?Bibliographies,”?located?in?the?Student?Success?Center,?for?additional?guidance
on?completing?this?assignment?in?the?appropriate?style.
?You?are?not?required?to?submit?this?assignment?to?Turnitin.
Directions:
Read?at?least?10?empirical?articles?in?your?general?dissertation?field?that?you?have?not?read?previously.
In?the?”Literature?Review?Resources”?document?that?you?submitted?in?LDR?802,?provide?the?following?for?each
source?that?you?are?adding?to?the?document:
1.The?APA?formatted?citation.
2.A?brief?annotation?of?the?key?points?of?the?source.
3.An?indication?of?whether?the?source?has?been?added?to?(Y)?or?excluded?from?(N)?your?RefWorks?list.
Highlight?the?additions?to?the?document?so?your?instructor?can?readily?identify?them.