As part of our setting up our research design we often do a review of the literature. Define this concept and explain why it is such an important part of our research process.
A literature review is when you conduct secondary research of your given research topic. What you would do is search through journal articles for already published studies pertaining to your research. The researcher reads all of the given articles in the domain, and then creates a concise summary of the articles. In the review it is customary to source all of your ...
This posting looks at why lit reviews are an important part of the a research design.