Paper analyze: 8 articles
... Secondary and Published Data Main theme - of secondary data, its types, usage and techniques Major point Published data are very useful for researchers as they are beneficial in many ways, compared to other data types.
Author’s supporting evidence/examples - The importance of published data, as argued by Phillips, lies in its progressive approach leading to new hypotheses and related issues. Besides, “analysis of published data requires much less money, time, manpower and expertise” compared to other data types (Phillips).
Major point 2 - Using secondary and published data includes a number of obstacles.
Author’s supporting evidence/examples - Phillips explains that poor documentation of secondary da...