Abstract and summary is the short version summarizing and describing the contents of a paper. They comprise of the same context but are different in a few ways. They provide the first impression of a paper and act as a preface to answer the reader’s questions; What has been done in the paper? How has […]
One of the most common mistakes writers make is that they assume they can do “any type of writing”, because they had written a blog or an essay. Academic writing or scholarly writing is not the same. It is a lot more challenging and there are techniques that needs to be strictly followed.
The problem of plagiarism is growing bigger and bigger in the present education system, not limiting itself to a specific region but all over the world. As Paldy (1996) has phrased, “the problem (of plagiarism) won’t go away”, leading it to emerge as a common and widespread problem.
A problem statement is a brief overview of the issues or problems existing in the concerned area selected for the research. It is an explanation of the issues prevalent in a particular sector which drives the researcher to take interest in that sector for in-depth study and analysis, so as to understand and solve them (Saunders et al. 2009).