Characteristics of a research article.

Discuss the characteristics of a research article. How do you identify scholarly work? How do you identify peer-reviewed articles? How do you differentiate peer-reviewed scholarly work from a review, editorial, or commentary paper?

Give an example of a recent (within the past five years) peer-reviewed research article containing the components of a research article as listed in the “Reading Journal Articles” link from the University of Massachusetts: (Links to an external site.). Identify each component.

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