In the beginning of a PhD, most students plan to read all the literature on their thesis topic. Many of them plan to publish them as literature review in journals. I have been planning to write one for my thesis. It is definitely not an easy task since it is not just  a summary of papers one reads. One needs to critically analyse the literature, connect them and synthesise new ideas.  Here are a few links that I found useful:

https://doctoralwriting.wordpress.com/2016/02/23/creating-the-literature-review-research-questions-and-arguments/

http://www.phdcompletion.com/kssare-you-struggling-to-write-your-literature-review/

 

 

 

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