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Document: Preparing the Written Research Paper

Detailed instructions from Rev. Walter Cummins to The Way Corps covering the required contents of the Biblical Research paper submitted in fulfillment of the requirements for graduation from the Way Corps. The instructions are presented in the same format the actual research papers were to follow. [The Appendices, bibliography and vita are not included in the scan for download.]
Topic: How to - Style - Abstract - Methods - Documentation
Format: Scanned
Publication Date: 04-01-1979
Pages: 29
(Independent PDF) Guidelines: Preparing the Written Research Paper (Similar but not identical) Research Paper: Preparing the Written Research Paper

Walter J. Cummins graduated from the Power for Abundant Class in 1962. 

He received his Bachelor of Science degree in Education from Ohio State University in 1968 and his Master of Education degree in Secondary School Administration in 1978 from Wright State University.

He was ordained to the Christian by The Way International in 1968. He has studied at The Way International under Victor Paul Wierwille and K.C.Pillai. In addition to his teaching responsibilities, he was director of the Research department of the Way International  and served as assistant to the president. 


Chapter One: Introduction

Background of the Problem


Definition of Terms



Significance of the Study

Chapter Two: Problems with Previous Formats

Methods of Research



Problems with Reviews of Literature


Chapter Three: The Biblical Research Paper

Doing the Research

The Introduction

The Review of Literature

The Thesis

Additional Material

The Summary


Suitability of the Format


Chapter Four: Summary



[The following are not included in the PDF scan]

Appendix A: Research Paper Style

Appendix B: Rules for Good Writing

Appendix C: Writing an Abstract