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Your response to the discussion prompt questions should be a minimum of 500 words. You must

use a minimum of three scholarly resources to support your information and 1 biblical



Although the terms conceptual and theoretical frameworks have been used interchangeably at times they do refer to two different things.A theoretical framework is a study based on an existing theory or theories whereas a conceptual framework is something the author develops based on the theory. After reviewing the Reading and Study material for this module, conducting your own outside research, and considering the two different types of frameworks, please respond to the following questions:


What are the common differences between a Conceptual and Theoretical Framework?

Explain why each framework is important and how it can guide research.

Provide a basic example of each framework.