Most students and beginning researchers do not fully understand what a research proposal means, nor do they understand its importance.
To put it bluntly, one's research is only as a good as one's proposal.
If the research problem is framed in the context of a general, rambling literature review, then the research question may appear trivial and uninteresting.
However, if the same question is placed in the context of a very focused and current research area, its significance will become evident.
The introduction generally covers the following elements: Literature Review: Sometimes the literature review is incorporated into the introduction section.
However, most professors prefer a separate section, which allows a more thorough review of the literature.
However, try to place your research question in the context of either a current "hot" area, or an older area that remains viable.
Secondly, you need to provide a brief but appropriate historical backdrop.
Thirdly, provide the contemporary context in which your proposed research question occupies the central stage.
Finally, identify "key players" and refer to the most relevant and representative publications.