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Author O'Collins, Gerald.

Title A short guide to writing a thesis [electronic resource] : what to do and what not to do.

Published Hindmarsh : ATF Press, 2011.


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 1 online resource (84 pages).
Series ACU
Books at JSTOR All Purchased
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Choosing a supervisor and a topic -- Organizing the bibliography and writing the introduction -- The personal touch -- Writing elegant chapters, paragraphs, and footnotes -- Words, spelling, and punctuation -- Some don'ts, do's, and possibilities -- Defending and publishing the thesis -- On supervising theses.
Summary This book will help students in choosing a topic for their thesis that they can investigate and turn into a short paper or a long dissertation. The book looks at questions like the following. What should feed into their choice of a supervisor? How should they compile and organise their bibliography and set about writing the introduction? What are some tips for writing paragraphs and entire chapters and producing conclusions?
Other author JSTOR issuing body.
Subject Dissertations, Academic -- Style manuals.
Authorship -- Style manuals.
Electronic books.
Style manuals.
ISBN 9781921511882