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Useful Structures for Organizing Research Information

By Geraldine Woods

Part of Research Papers For Dummies Cheat Sheet

Selecting the structure for organizing all the information you’ve gathered is part of writing your research paper. Try one of these basic structures for your paper:

  • Chronological order

  • Comparison and contrast

  • Pro and con arguments

  • Cause and effect

  • Groups affected by the event or issue