Instructions for position paper Research question – How does Alzheimer’s affect episodic and semantic memory?
Position Paper: Provide a critical analysis of one of the sources (i.e., experiment, study or metaanalysis)for your final paper. The purpose of this assignment is to encourage critical thinking and analysis of research. The paper will be brief, a maximum of three pages. Your position paper will differ from the article summaries. You will provide a brief summary of the study (one paragraph), and then you will focus the majority of your paper on a coherent presentation of your analysis of the authors’ research design, their conclusions about their findings, and the relevance of these findings to your own research question.