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Who, What, Where, When, Why: Using the 5 Ws to communicate your research

Tattersall, Andy (2015) Who, What, Where, When, Why: Using the 5 Ws to communicate your research. Impact of Social Sciences Blog (08 Apr 2015). Website.

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A lay summary can be a useful approach to breaking down barriers and making research accessible. A good summary focuses on the important aspects of the research, but distilling this information is not always easy. A helpful starting point for identifying the key elements of a research story can be the 5 Ws. Andy Tattersall finds this approach might not work for every piece of research, but it has the potential to allow researchers to explore key themes and retain control of what they say and how they say it.

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Additional Information: © 2015 The Author(s) CC BY 3.0
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
L Education > LB Theory and practice of education > LB2300 Higher Education
Date Deposited: 24 Mar 2017 11:48
Last Modified: 16 May 2024 07:53

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