How to write a thesis

Published
  • Buckingham : Open University P. 2002
Physical description
xiv, 290 p.
ISBN
  • 0335207189
  • 0335207197
Notes
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. [281]-287) and index.
Contents
  • Introduction: How to Write 1000 words an hour -- 1. Thinking about writing a doctorate -- 2. Starting to write -- 3. Seeking structure -- 4. The first milestone -- 5. Becoming a serial writer -- 6. Creating closure -- 7. Fear and loathing: revising -- 8. It is never too late to start -- 9. The last 385 yards -- 10. After the viva: more writing?
Related item
  • Online version:: Murray, Rowena. How to write a thesis. Buckingham [England] ; Philadelphia : Open University Press, ©2002
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Genre
  • Academic Dissertation
  • Academic theses.
  • Bibliography
  • text
  • Thèses et écrits académiques.
Language
  • English
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Summary

  • This work evolved from 15 years' experience of teaching thesis writing. The contents have been tried and tested with postgraduates and academics. Early chapters explore the ambiguities and subtleties of thesis writing in detail. Later chapters are more compact, listing steps in the writing process.
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