How to summarize a journal article four parts: reading the article planning a draft writing your summary sample summaries community q&a summarizing a journal article is the process of presenting a focused overview of a completed research study that is published in a peer-reviewed, scholarly source. If you are studying psychology in high school or college, you are going to need to read articles published in academic and professional journals at some point you might read these articles as part of a literature review for a paper you are writing, or your instructor may even ask you to write a critique of an article. Working together with top editors and authors in the field, we publish journals covering applied, clinical, developmental, educational and social psychology and cognitive science and cognitive neuroscience our international focus enables us to publish journals across the world, whilst maintaining close links with our global society partners.
Journals related to social psychology personality and social psychology review (spsp journal) social and personality psychology compass (e-journal) social behavior and personality: an international journal social psychological and personality science social cognition (iscon journal. Summarizing or critiquing a journal article is a common assignment for a student completing a course in psychology, regardless of the level it is an important skill to master early on, as it will be encountered repeatedly.
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A collection of recently published articles from subdisciplines of psychology covered by more than 90 apa journals.
Psychological review also publishes, as theoretical notes, commentary that contributes to progress in a given subfield of scientific psychology such notes include, but are not limited to, discussions of previously published articles, comments that apply to a class of theoretical models in a given domain, critiques and discussions of alternative theoretical approaches, and meta-theoretical commentary on theory testing and related topics. Journal article summary form for graduate students in psychology at ohio university. Psychology of sport and exercise is an international forum for scholarly reports in the psychology of sport and exercise, broadly defined the journal is open to the use of diverse methodological approaches.
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