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100 1  Eco, Umberto. 
240 10 Come si fa una tesi di laurea.|lEnglish. 
245 10 How to write a thesis /|cby Umberto Eco ; translated by 
       Caterina Mongiat Farina & Geoff Farina. 
264  1 Cambridge, Massachusetts :|bMIT Press,|c[2015] 
300    1 online resource. 
336    text|btxt|2rdacontent 
337    computer|bc|2rdamedia 
338    online resource|bcr|2rdacarrier 
504    Includes bibliographical references and index. 
505 0  The definition and purpose of the thesis : What is a 
       thesis and why is it required? ; For whom is this book 
       written? ; The usefulness of a thesis after graduation ; 
       Four obvious rules for choosing a thesis topic -- Choosing
       the topic : Monograph or survey? ; Historical or 
       theoretical? ; Ancient or contemporary? ; How long does it
       take to write a thesis? ; Is it necessary to know foreign 
       languages? ; "Scientific" or political? : What does it 
       mean to be scientific? ; Writing about direct social 
       experience ; Treating a "journalistic" topic with 
       scientific accuracy ; How to avoid being exploited by your
       advisor -- Conducting research ; The availability of 
       primary and secondary sources : What are the sources of a 
       scientific work? ; Direct and indirect sources ; 
       Bibliographical research : How to use the library ; 
       Managing your sources with the bibliographic index card 
       file ; Documentation guidelines ; An experiment in the 
       library of Alessandria ; Must you read books?: If so, what
       should you read first? -- The work plan and the index card
       : The table of contents as a working hypothesis ; Index 
       cards and notes : various types of index cards and their 
       purpose ; Organizing the primary sources ; The importance 
       of readings index cards ; Academic humility -- Writing the
       thesis : The audience ; How to write ; Quotations : When 
       and how to quote: 10 rules ; Quotes, paraphrases, and 
       plagiarism ; Footnotes : The purpose of footnotes ; The 
       notes and bibliography system ; The author-date system ; 
       Instructions, traps, and conventions ; Academic pride -- 
       The final draft : Formatting the thesis : Margins and 
       spaces ; Underlining and capitalization ; Sections ; 
       Quotation marks and other signs ; Transliterations and 
       diacritics ; Punctuation, foreign accents and 
       abbreviations ; Some miscellaneous advice ; The final 
       bibliography ; The appendices ; The table of contents -- 
       Conclusions. 
520    Umberto Eco's wise and witty guide to researching and 
       writing a thesis, published in English for the first time.
650  0 Dissertations, Academic. 
655  4 Electronic books. 
700 1  Mongiat Farina, Caterina,|etranslator. 
700 1  Farina, Geoff,|etranslator. 
710 2  JSTOR|eissuing body. 
830  0 Books at JSTOR All Purchased 
856 40 |uhttps://ezp.lib.unimelb.edu.au/login?url=http://
       www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt17kk9g5|zConnect to 
       ebook (University of Melbourne only) 
990    JSTOR purchased ebook 
990    Batch Ebook load (bud2) - do not edit, delete or attach 
       any records. 
993 08 |iPrint version:|aEco, Umberto.|sCome si fa una tesi di 
       laurea. English.|tHow to write a thesis|z9780262527132
       |w(DLC)  2014018800|w(OCoLC)897401730 
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