Critical Article Review Guidelines
Guidelines for the Critical Article Review
An important part of this course involves reviewing and analyzing scholarly articles from leading journals on topics related to transportation management. To fulfill this requirement, each student must review at least three articles from the Critical Article Review List below (also listed in the syllabus) and summarize your findings in a three to five-page paper. This paper, which is worth 100 points and 10% of your grade, will be evaluated based on the following criteria:
•Correct citation of the article. (10 points)
•Correct grammar and evidence of proofing, i.e., no spelling errors. (10 points)
•Why the article is important to the field of transportation management. (40 points)
•Findings, lesson(s) learned, or best practices that can be applied to improve the management of the transportation function. (40 points)
LGMT 636 TRANSPORTATION MANAGEMENT
CRITICAL ARTICLE REVIEW LIST
NDTA: The association for global logistics and transportation. (2013). Defense Transportation Journal, 69(2), 25-51,53-128,131-139.
Starosta, G. (2012). USAF senior officials studying improved worldwide logistics procedures. Inside the Pentagon’s Inside the Air Force, 23(20).
Toh, R. S., DeKay, F., & Raven, P. (2012). Travel planning: searching for and booking airline seats on the Internet. Transportation Journal, 51(1), 80.