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Reserach Proposal For Understanding How The Elderly Experience Crime:

This 6 page paper is organized as a research proposal to understand how the elderly experience crime. Included in this proposal are objectives of research, how to conduct the research, analysis and reporting, and more. Bibliography lists 10 sources.

Tutorial: Marketing Research Proposal

A 8 page paper that provides a model for a marketing research proposal. The paper includes the components a consultant would typically include in a proposal to win a marketing research project contract. The writer also provides additional suggestions in tutorial format. Bibliography lists 2 sources.


This 6-page paper focuses on a design as it pertains to proposal writing, proposed budgets and what design element should be included in a proposal of this type. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

A Research Proposal; Representational Abilities in Infant Imitation

This 6 page paper is a research proposal to study the influences on infant imitation of facial expressions. The proposal is for a study that will compare two sample groups, and seek to ascertain if other associated factors, such as noise or movement will enhance the level or quality of the imitation. The paper outlines the reasoning, the methodology, including participants, materials, procedures and analysis, and outlines how it will be presented when finished. The bibliography cites 8 sources.

Do Cats Cause Schizophrenia - A Research Proposal

A 10 page paper. In the last few years, scientists have been trying to link a particular parasite that cats have to schizophrenia. The evidence reported in this proposal is somewhat convincing but is it really? The writer presents these sections in the proposal: Introduction, Literature Review, including the research question, the Methodology, which is a literature review, Results, which comments on how the results might be presented, and Conclusion, which comments on what the researcher will use to draw conclusions. Bibliography lists 11 sources.

A Modest Proposal To Abolish Schools And Introduce Workhouses In Their Place

This 3 page paper is a proposal written in the style of Jonathan Swift’s 1729 satirical proposal to prevent “the children of poor people in Ireland from being a burden to their parents or country”. This paper argues that school is making children unhappy and causing stress and that the solution is to close the schools and out the children to work, with preference given to the jobs they their size skills give them an advantage. The bibliography cites 1 source.

Public Health in Haiti; A Research Proposal

This 5 page paper is a research proposal to assess the provision of public health policies for woken and children in Haiti. The paper proposes a link between a decline in the economy and a decline in public health issues for those without a political voice. This proposal includes a brief literature review and outlines the way the research could be conducted. The bibliography cites 7 sources.

Does Garlic Extract Provide Positive Health Benefits?

A 5 page research proposal for nursing research into the effectiveness of aged garlic extract (AGE) on cholesterol levels among study subjects with confirmed heart disease. The proposal includes reference to disseminating results within the Neuman systems theory of nursing for a “systems” view of the use of garlic in conjunction with statin drugs and other traditional treatments. Bibliography lists 5 sources.


This 20 page proposal offers an example educational proposal on the issue of school uniforms and dress codes as they relate to two regional elementary schools. This sample study includes an introduction, literature reivew, metholodgy, partial resutls/analysis and conclusions drawn. Current and available case studies utilized and exampled. Bibliography lists 40 sources.

The Effect of Domestic Violence on Potential Criminality

This 3 page research proposal contains an outline and focuses on methodology. The purpose of this paper is to render a proposal about conducting one's own research on the topic of how domestic violence affects juveniles and possibly prompts them to engage in criminal activity. Bibliography lists 2 sources.

Television's Effects on Criminality

This 3 page research proposal contains an outline as well as noting several studies in the area. The purpose of this paper is to make a proposal about conducting one's own research on the topic. Bibliography lists 2 sources.

Proposal for a New Low-Cost Airline in Oman

This 18 page paper presents a proposal for the start-up of a new domestic low-cost airline in the Kingdom of Oman. The paper presents the proposal by looking at the service which will be offered, the market, the direct and indirect competition and the relevant financial projections for costs, revenues and profits in the first few years. The bibliography cites three sources.

Creating a Sexual Health Clinic

An 8 page research paper that offers advice to a student on how to draft a proposal for opening a new nursing unit. A scenario proposes that a student has been awarded the opportunity to create a new nursing unit within a healthcare organization. This review of literature addresses specific topics that should be included in the proposal that the student will submit to the hospital board of directors. Bibliography lists 11 sources.

A Proposal ; Does the Application of TQM and Six Sigma in a Multinational Corporation Yield Overall Positive Net Results

This 15 page paper is a proposal for a case study project that examines a company using TQM and Six Sigma. The paper proposes an investigation to asses if the Six Sigma model as a whole adds value to the company or if companies may be better just adopting parts of the Six Sigma model to reduce costs and make net gains. Te proposal includes an outline of the context, rationale, questions, methodology and a comprehensive literature review. The bibliography cites 20 sources.

An Inquiry into Standardized Testing: A Research Proposal

This 4 page paper provides a research proposal in examining standardized testing and its affect on curricula. A proposal is made. A review of literature is included. Bibliography lists sources.

Assessing Employee Motivation; Research Proposal

This 18 page paper is a proposal to assess the level of employee motivations with a company or organization. The paper sets out the purpose of the research and the research question along with justification. This is followed by an in-depth literature review and the proposal of a research design and methodology. The bibliography cites 16 sources.

How Did Tesco Become The Dominant Supermarket In The UK; A Research Proposal

This 12 page paper presents a research proposal to assess how the UK supermarket chain achieved and has maintained its’ dominant position held since 1995 when it surpassed Sainsbury. The proposal included background on the supermarket industry in the UK, the background and performance of Tesco and an outline for secondary and primary research. The bibliography cites 7 sources.

Delimitations, Summary Sections for Proposed Study

A 3 page paper that offers a guide to a student writing a study proposal that offers suggestions for the sections of the proposal describing “delimitations and limitations” and the “significance of the study.” The proposed study addresses the problem of obesity and the influence of health beliefs on lifestyle choices. No bibliography is offered.

The Influences of Advertising on the Behavior and Values of Children; A Research Proposal

This 3 page paper is a research proposal to study the impact that advertising has on the behavior and values of children under the age of 8. The proposal gives an introduction, hypothesis, justification for the research briefly outlines a methodology. The bibliography cites 3 sources.

A Policy Proposal Against Homosexual Parenting

This 7 page paper examines the gay parenting argument and provides a policy proposal against it. A specific proposal is implemented. The paper contains a thesis and policy recommendations. No bibliography.

Why Asian Americans Limit the Use of Mental Health Services

This 12 page paper provides a project proposal for studying this subject. The paper includes a literature review and proposal for a survey. Specifics are relayed. Information about methods to be used is also included. Bibliography lists 18 sources.

A Proposal for School Safety

This 4 page paper uses the Columbine massacre as a springboard for discussion. A proposal is made for school safety. Would such measures have prevented Columbine? The paper evaluates the proposal in light of the horrific event. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

Drug Use and Early Adolescence: A Research Proposal

This 11 page paper provides an overview of a research proposal for assessing drug use in early adolescents. This paper integrates a review of literature and a methodology for the proposal. Bibliography lists 9 sources.

Proposal for a Study into E-commerce and its Impact on B2B Organizations Supply Chain

This 8 page paper outlines a proposal to identify the way in which to the logistics of business to business e-commerce can be managed to gain the most efficient form of supply chain. The proposal looks at the problem, the questions to be answered, gives a brief literature review and specifies a methodology include time scale. The bibliography cites 6 sources.

Proposal: Erecting Shelves In X-Ray Lab

A 4 page paper that presents a proposal to build shelves for patients' linens in the X-ray lab itself instead of having them in a closet. The paper presents a summary, the introduction describing the problem and the proposal that identifies costs and outcomes.

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Chapter One:  Hypothesis

The hypothesis section of any thesis or dissertation generally sets up the "problem" to ...
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Chapter Two:  Literature Review

Chapter 2, known as the Literature Review, is where most of a dissertation's sources ...
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Chapter Three:  Methodology

The layout of a dissertation's methodology section varies greatly depending upon the type of ...
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Chapter Four:  Discussion

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Chapter Five:  Conclusions

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