Your interpretation of the available sources must be backed up with evidence to show that what you are saying is valid.
This makes you wonder about American whaling methods during the time portrayed in Moby Dick, so you find some academic articles published in the last five years on how accurately Herman Melville portrayed the whaling scene in his novel.
An exploration of bullying behaviours in nursing: a review of the literature. Now you're ready to revise. Rosen, Leonard J.
Body: Contains your discussion of sources and is organized either chronologically, thematically, or methodologically see below for more information on each. Where might the discussion proceed? It can point out overall trends, conflicts in methodology or conclusions, and gaps in the research.
If you have limited time to conduct research, literature reviews can give you an overview or act as a stepping stone.
Literature reviews also provide a solid background for a research paper's investigation. You dust off a novel and a book of poetry, settle down in your chair, and get ready to issue a "thumbs up" or "thumbs down" as you leaf through the pages. Here are a few other sections you might want to consider: Current Situation: Information necessary to understand the topic or focus of the literature review.
This is not a comprehensive list of resources on the handout's topic, and we encourage you to do your own research to find the latest publications on this topic. Spending a lot of time revising is a wise idea, because your main objective is to present the material, not the argument.