Sample Paper Outline for Your Narrative Critique
Title, Summary, Critique, Original Table or Figure, and Recommendations
500 words max; single-spaced 1-2 pages max; do not plagiarize; write a précis ¶phrase
Thematic Review of (Gender Issues in the World)
Submitted to Dr. Rey Ty
1. Pick a couple of readings. APA format, Times New Roman 12 point font
2. 2nd materials, etc.
Summary: Authors & a Concise Summary: Topic, Purpose, Perspective, Key Ideas, Themes, and
Arguments. At least one important quotation (APA). Arguments supported?
Critique: Critical Assessment: Your reaction. Compare to other work. Groundbreaking? What new things
For sample figures, see: http://tinyurl.com/kcrn6kx and http://tinyurl.com/kd7vsqf
Gaps in Literature
X (not discussed)
legal rights of
brushed aside the
Promotes equality fact that women
do not enjoy real
Title of Your Original Table (Sample Above)
Another Sample Table (Different Ways to Arrange Your Ideas)
of patriarchy &
Need to compare
& contrast legal
rights in relation to
real enjoyment of
Recommendations: To writers, readers, practitioners, students, etc.
Sample Published Peer-Reviewed Book Review by Rey Ty. “KMU: Building Genuine Trade
Unionism in the Philippines, 1980-1994,” by Kim Scipes, in Pilipinas: A Journal of Philippine
Studies, No. 32, Spring 1999. Ask FML’s ILL online for a PDF copy.