Having supervised countless postgraduate students and seen all the pitfalls, David Evans is convinced that clear and logical structure is the key to a good thesis. He and Paul Gruba give concrete examples of common structural problems, and offer numerous devices, tricks and tests by which to avoid them.
This book introduces techniques focusing on how to improve the quality of the submitted dissertation by avoiding the mistakes students commonly make as a result of their lack of knowledge about the features offered by Microsoft Word.
With 30 chapters written by experienced academics, recent graduates and current candidates from across Australia and New Zealand, Doctorates Downunder is designed to prepare research candidates for the journey ahead, and guide them throughout their doctoral program.
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Publication Date: 2014-04-24
The book provides detailed illustrations of collaborative writing pedagogies which are powerfully enabling, and through theoretical and conceptual interrogation of these practices, the authors point the way for individuals as well as institutions to establish writing groups that are lively, responsive and context-specific.
Written for candidates in the final year of study and for doctoral graduates in the first five years after completion. Covering the key steps in finalising the doctoral process: concluding and reflecting, learning from experience, result production, strategic planning, and setting goals for after graduation. Contributions from 33 scholars in Australia and Aotearoa/New Zealand.
Each week, readers learn a particular feature of strong articles and work on revising theirs accordingly. This invaluable resource focuses specifically on publishing humanities and social science journal articles.
Institutional digital repository designed to capture, store, index, preserve, provide access to and disseminate the intellectual and research output of Macquarie staff, students and affiliates. Material in the repository includes journal articles, conference papers, books and book chapters, theses, working papers, discussion papers, images, datasets and multimedia
Millions of searchable citations to dissertation and theses from around the world from 1861 to now, with over a million full text dissertations available in PDF. Coverage: Citations only 1637-1860 (mainly in Latin, French & German)
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