1. Defining the Research Topic. Basic overview of the topic. Section 2. Review of the Literature. Identify 4-5 major themes/benchmarks that experts are saying regarding this topic. Section 3. Summary of the Trends & Benchmarks. Looking for 2-3 paragraphs that summarize the major themes that were presented in the Review of the Literature. Section 4. Summary of the Competing Perspectives. Need 1-2 paragraphs to summarize the competing perspectives that contrast the benchmarks. Section 5. Conclusion. Describe which approach/perspective you would most closely align with. Section 6. Reference List. Minimum of 15 published references. Heavy use of Journal articles and some books. All published less than 10 years ago.