Sample Sociology Literature Review assignment on A, Demographic and Academic Trends in Drinking Patterns and Alcohol Related Problems

Read Model Literature Review A, Demographic and Academic Trends in Drinking Patterns and Alcohol Related Problems, in Galvin (2009, pp. 123-125). In a 3 to 5 page paper respond to the following
questions:
1. Do the authors use the appropriate academic voice? Do the authors write in the first person?
Briefly explain.
2. Does the authors’ argument move logically from one topic to another? Briefly explain.
3. Do the authors point out areas needing more research? Briefly explain.
4. Do the authors discuss how the individual studies help to define, illustrate, and/or advance
theory?
5. Do the authors clearly discuss conclusions and implications?
6. Do the authors suggest specific directions for future research?
7. If you were an instructor, what letter grade (A, B, C, or D) would you assign to the review? Why?
Your responses to the questions above need not be lengthy, but again, they should demonstrate that you
critically read, analyzed and evaluated, the article.