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Doing a literature review: releasing the research imagination

Doing a literature review: releasing the research imagination

Hart, Chris, 1970- author

In combining a critical, philosophical approach with an expertly selected body of practical examples, the second edition of Chris Hart's landmark text provides both the intellectual understanding and the technical skills required to produce sophisticated, robust literature reviews of the very highest standard

Paperback, Book. English.
2nd edition.
Published Los Angeles: SAGE, 2018

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Details

Statement of responsibility: Chris Hart
ISBN: 1526419211, 9781526419217
Intended audience: Specialized.
Note: Previous edition: 2003.
Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Physical Description: xiv, 334 pages : illustrations (black and white) ; 25 cm.
Series: SAGE study skills
Subject: Literature.; Literature History and criticism.; Dissertations, Academic.
Series Title: SAGE study skills.

Contents

  1. The research imagination
  2. The purpose of literature reviewing
  3. Classifying and reading research to review
  4. Different types of literature review
  5. Argumentation analysis
  6. Evidence, evaluation and critical realism
  7. Understanding and analysing the ways ideas are organised
  8. Mapping and analysing ideas
  9. Writing the review