• Definition of Review of Related Literature • Types of Literature
Review of Related Literature .. •a body of text that aims to review the critical points of current knowledge including substantive findings as well as theoretical and methodological contributions to a particular topic.
Review of Related Literature .. •secondary sources, and as such, do not report any new or original experimental work.
Review of Related Literature .. •should be referred to as reviewing and analyzing the work of literature in relation to the specified topic in research. Source:http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Literature_review
Types of Literature •Fictional Literature -author’s imagination - usually, fiction is not true, although the event in a piece of a fiction can be based on actual facts.
Fiction Sub-groups •traditional literature (folktales,legends,epic, fairy tale, myths) •fantasy •science fiction (types of fantasy that uses science and technology, robots, aliens, space etc.)
Fiction Sub-groups •realistic fiction (made up characters that could happened in real life) •historical fiction (takes place in the particular time and period in the past) •mystery (suspenseful story that is not solve until the end of the story)
Types of Literature •Non Fictional Literature - includes biographies, autobiograpies, speeches and sermons - opposite to fiction as it is informative and comprises the interesting facts with analysis and illustrations.
Non Fiction Sub-groups •informational •biography •autobiography •news paper
Non Fiction Sub-groups •research report •editorial •encyclopedia •essay
Types of Literature •Poetry - written to create a response of thought and feeling from the reader, or express feeling - often uses rhythm and rhyme