|aSystematic approaches to a successful literature review /|cby Andrew Booth, Diana Papaioannou, Anthea Sutton.
|a279 p. :|bill. ;|c25 cm.
|aIncludes bibliographical references and index.
|a1. The literature review: its role within research -- 2. Systematic approaches to the literature -- 3. Planning and writing a literature review -- 4. Defining the scope -- 5. Searching the literature -- 6. Assessing the evidence base -- 7. Synthesising included studies -- 8. Analysing the findings -- 9. Writing up and presenting data -- 10. Managing the literature project.
|a"Reviewing the literature is an essential part of every research project. This book takes you step-by-step through the process of approaching your literature review systematically, applying systematic principles to a wide range of literature review types. Through numerous examples, case studies and exercises, the book covers often neglected areas of literature review such as concept analysis, scoping and mapping."--Book jacket.