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Appendix J

Reliable Sources Worksheet

Locate two sources in the University Library on a topic of your choice. Provide the required information for both sources.

Source 1

Author: R Brockman
Date: Summer 2011
Title: Aspects Of Psychodynamic Neurospsycharity II
Publication: The journal of american academy of psychoanalysis and dynamic psycharity

Write a 100- to 150-word response to each of the following questions:

Is the source reliable? How do you know? This source is not reliable because it is not based on fact and only based on the author opinion but it has some reliable information in it because a clinical theory was presented and the information was based on the theory. If the source information was based solely on facts then it would be considered a reliable source, Majority of the source information is reliable but everything based of that particular information in the source.

Is the information relevant to the topic? The information present is relevant to the topic but some of the information is not relevant to the topic because it talks about an individual's opinion which it states that the freud was confident that such grounds would replace the psychological understanding. Being confident is not being sure it is like wishing and hoping that something might occur.

Does the information reflect a bias on the author’s part? If so, what is the bias? The information in the article reflect bias on the author part it address all aspect to everyone and everything.

Source 2

Author: Milgrom P, Sutherland M, Shirtcilff RM, Ludwig S, Smolen D Date: 2010 February, 8
Title: Children's tooth decay in a public health program to encourage low-income pregnant women to utilize dental care. Publication: BMC Public Health

Write a 100- to 150-word response to each of the following questions:

Is the source reliable? How do you know? Yes, the source is reliable as the authors are...
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