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The Purdue Online Writing Lab's site about writing an abstract.
What is a Lit Review?
The writing Center at UNC Chapel Hill describes lit reviews in detail.
Step by step guide
Very in-depth instructions on writing a lit review. steps 1-24 involve pre-research and choosing a topic. Step 25 is where the lit review instructions begin.
Literature Reviews might point out:
overall trends in what has been published about your topic
conflicts in theory, methodology, evidence, and conclusions
gaps in research and scholarship
a single problem or new perspective of immediate interest
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