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Political Science: Conducting a Literature Review


Literature Reviews

Useful Guides for Doing One

The Literature Review: A Few Tips on Conducting it (University of Toronto)

Organizing Your Social Science Research Paper: 5. The Literature Review (USC Libraries) 

The Literature Review A Research Journey (Harvard Graduate School of Education) 

How to Write a Literature Review 

Review of the Literature

Literature Reviews (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)

How to Conduct a Literature Review in Political Science

Literature Reviews (Political Science) (Yale University Library)

Sample Literature Review in Political Science (Claremont Graduate University)

Literature Review (Michigan State University)

Conducting a Literature Review Tutorial (CQ University Library)

How to Read a Research Article

How to Read a Research Article (Cornell University)

How to Read a Scientific Paper (Elsevier)

The Art of Reading Research Papers (Simon Fraser University)

More on Doing a Literature Review

Jeffrey W. Knopf, "Doing a Literature Review," PS: Political Science & Politics 1 (January 2006): pp. 127-132.

Iain McMenamin, "Process and Text: Teaching Students to Review the Literature," PS: Political Science & Politics 1 (January 2006): pp. 133-135.

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