The methodology for this
study is based on a longitudinal approach to assessing the increasing
use of Web-based paper examples from companies like The Paper Store.
This design focuses on the responses of a large subject population
and determines the perspectives of the subjects on the use of The
Paper Store's services for thesis and dissertation assistance.
Rationale for the Study
The rationale for this study is
based on creating a factual representation of a subject population and
their use of research, thesis and dissertation example services to
assist them in the creation of their own research studies. This
longitudinal, quantitative analysis should accomplish three goals:
First, it should report the findings of a study of a subject
population as well as provide an overview of the current literature
and current findings on this subject. Second, it should interpret
these facts based on a comparative reading of the sources relative to
the experimental outcome. Third, the descriptive research study must
analyze the "trends in attitudes, events, and facts in terms of
their commonality and potential for prediction" (Smith, 1997, p.
34), supporting the continued use of these types of services in the