In a minimum of 300 words, post to the Discussion Area your response to the following:
Define the applied research method/technique used in the article.
Discuss how the applied research article differs from traditional research.
Explain how the author(s) used the results to improve or change the environment studied.
Use at least two scholarly citations and cite the sources in the body of your work based on APA standards.
Prepare a reference list.
Support your rationales and analysis by using at least two resources from professional literature in your response. Professional literature may include the Argosy University online library resources; relevant textbooks; peer-reviewed journal articles; and websites created by professional organizations, agencies, or institutions (websites ending in .edu or .gov).