Steps for writing the abstract
Writing an Abstract of your PRE – 150 words or less
1. Start with a title that lets the reader know what the topic is about.
Start with a statement of the issue. What is your motivation? Suggest why it matters. Put
your topic within a context.
Indicate the main point of argument.
Mention methods for studying this topic. Research studies? Interviews? Surveys? Analysis of data?
Provide more “so what” to show why my work matters.