Gender in Society

Select and review one professional peer-reviewed journal article from a journal used in social work practice. Please use the Ulrich’s Periodicals Directory to ensure the journal is peer reviewed, and ensure the article you select presents original, primary research (not a literature review).

This assignment should consist of 3-4 double spaced pages, with APA 7 formatting and citations.

Your Journal Article Review must have two elements:

1. Description/Information about the article itself (article main topic, thesis/argument, summary of main points, conclusions)

2. Critical analysis of the article (strengths and weaknesses of the analysis and interpretations offered by the author)

Journal Article Review Rubric

This criterion is linked to a Learning OutcomeDescription of the Article (1.5/2 pages)1. Describe the topic, and any sub-topics, and the author’s main thesis/argument
2. Describe the author’s main points, interpretations, and conclusions
3. For each of these areas present relevant examples to illustrate your point
This criterion is linked to a Learning OutcomeCritical Analysis of the Article (1.5/2 pages)1. Identify strengths and weaknesses in the article you chose.
2. Explain why you think they are strengths/weaknesses.
3. Cite examples from the article.