Literature Reveiw Analysis

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Literature Review Analysis

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o How well does the literature review form the basis for the problem or the research questions?

The literature review was minimal and not used for the basis of the problem or the research question. The majority of the review was used to address critical analysis and the use of it to validate the research being conducted.

o How clearly is the literature review written? Whether you find it clearly written or not, provide justification for your conclusion.

There was not a clear and concise literature review attached to this research it was not addressed as a tool used to validate the research. There was not any reference to material related to the specific research. The use of outside material was specific to how the research was conducted. A relatively simple conceptual framework was used to address the research question (Saxena, Brazer, & Gupta, 2009).

o To what degree do the authors draw on the literature that was reviewed when discussing findings from the study?

The author’s use of literature was limited to collecting data needed and referencing the use of international trade concept to guide the research in this area. The article delved into an area that had not previously been researched and therefore had no real point of reference. Qualitative Study

o How well does the literature review form the basis for the problem or the research questions?

The literature review has a strong influence on how the problem was formulated and how the research questions were applied and answered. Using references from Beaudion (2003) such as “leadership in distance education” as a stepping stone to creating innovative changes in online education (para. 3). The literature cited in the article supported the value of instructional leadership necessary in the online environment (Quilici, & Joki, 2011).

o How clearly is...
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