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Author Carter, Susan.

Title Structuring your research thesis / Susan Carter, Frances Kelly, Ian Brailsford.

Published Houndmills, Basingstoke ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2012.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Giblin Eunson  001.42 CART    DUE 06-08-18
 UniM ERC lvl 2 LP  001.42 Car    AVAILABLE
Physical description xiv, 85 p. ; 22 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 80-83) and index.
Contents Machine generated contents note: Escape clause -- Layout of this book -- Contextualizing writing: working with conventions -- Moves and styles -- Interdisciplinary theses: which conventions? -- 1.Ordering the Thesis -- A basic model -- Mind-mapping and modelling the thesis -- The grid with two options -- Broad versus specific fields -- The literature review question -- A four-way model -- Making use of methodology's moves -- The contents page and its implications -- Two basic approaches: write first; plan first -- Mnemonic theory: the architecture of the mind -- Mapping thematically -- Ordering the thesis: suggestions for action -- Readerly needs -- 2.Emphasis and Proportion -- Quantity ratios -- Levels of depth and voice -- Grammatical emphasis -- Emphasis and proportion: suggestions for action -- Readerly needs -- 3.Cohesion -- Narrative -- Metaphor for structure -- Joinery: bringing the parts together -- Readerly needs.
Other author Kelly, Frances.
Brailsford, Ian.
Subject Research -- Methodology.
Dissertations, Academic -- Authorship.
Academic writing.
English language -- Rhetoric.
ISBN 9780230308138