Monthly Archives: November 2013

How to skim the literature?

Are you done with scanning literature for your research paper? If yes, then the next step would be to skim the identified works to decide what materials you will use. The term skimming refers to the act of identifying the important ideas contained in a text. Unlike scanning which helps you identify potential information to […]

Experimental VS Non-Experimental Studies

A scientific investigation or study is undertaken to answer some specific question or hypothesis. Such questions may concern whether certain conditions, events or situations cause particular behaviors or events or if certain conditions or events occur together in time. Scientific methods are designed to minimize the biases that affect subjective opinion. In this article, I […]