Subject: Language acquisitionIdentify two key journals in your major or field of interest and identify the key components of articles in those journals, including style, organization, format, and appropriate sources. You also will revise your thesis statement to reflect the new context and audience for your research paper. Before you begin, be sure to review the following link from the Excelsior College OWL on developing a thesis statement:Excelsior College Online Writing Lab. (n.d.). Thesis or focus (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.. Retrieved from http://owl.excelsior.edu/posts/view/28 andKeep in mind that moving from an expository essay on your topic to a research paper is a good opportunity to revise your thesis for a more academic audience. Post the following elements of your analysis of journals for your research paper process. Begin your discussion post with your thesis statement or research question.Which journals did you choose and why do you think they represent key publications in your major or field of interest?
What topics were examined or analyzed in the journals?
How did the writers indicate the authority and credibility of sources within the field? Are they current? Related to the topic? Include data?
What sections are common in each article? How are articles organized?
How did you determine that the tone is formal? Give examples.