Writing a Journal Article. Sections of a Journal Article. Introduction or Statement of Purpose Literature Review Specific Statement of Hypothesis( es ) Description of Methods Results Summary and Conclusions Abstract. Statement of Purpose. The statement of purpose should
*The difference between a hypothesis and a proposition is that a proposition is the statement between concepts, and a hypothesis is the statement between the indicators of these concepts.
The literature review should
Over three decades ago, Bowles and Gintis (1976) were among the first to argue that noncognitive traits and behaviors were perhaps even more important than cognitive skills in determining educational outcome. In reviewing literature that tested the claims of Bowles and Gintis, Farkas (2003) noted that several factors provide a reasonably consistent view of the mechanisms…...
Because of lower household incomes, children from socially disadvantaged families obviously have fewer resources than children from socially advantaged families, and this lack of resources provides obstacles that tend to reduce educational achievements (Becker and Tomes 1986; Biblarz and Raftery 1999; Goldrick-Rab 2006; Haveman and Wolfe 1995; Mayer 1997b).
*”Important” numbers are determined by you but would include any numbers that provide evidence to support your hypotheses or answer your research question.