Topic: Research proposal
Create a proposal for a research study with the goal of applying communication theory to the study of interpersonal communication in lasting relationships. Ensure you have a narrow focus and that your proposed study adds to the existing body of knowledge in the field of interpersonal or relational communication.
The research proposal should include:
Introduction (100-200 words), explaining the relevant cultural, historical, societal issues that inform this study as well as theories that will be used to address concepts. Explain, in short, how these ideas come together as a response to existing research.
Review of Literature (750-1,000 words), organizing and describing key findings from existing literature that have influenced the direction and assumptions of your proposed study.
Research Questions/Hypotheses and Proposed Methods (150-250 words), explaining proposed sampling methods, coder training processes, data analysis methods, and data storage for the proposed study. It is important to be systematic, detailed, and clear in the explanation of these processes/methods.
The assignment should include 8-10 references.
This assignment uses a rubric. Please review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the expectations for successful completion.
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