Writing the Doctoral Dissertation: A Systematic Approach by Gordon B. DavisWriting the Doctoral Dissertation: A Systematic Approach by Gordon B. Davis

Writing the Doctoral Dissertation: A Systematic Approach

byGordon B. Davis, Clyde A. Parker, Detmar W. Straub

Paperback | September 1, 2012

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Here is the first book every prospective doctoral candidate should read. Many students have praised this title’s two previous editions for their ability to convey a sense of order and structure to the formidable task of dissertation writing. This new edition has been updated to account for recent advances in digital technology and the realities of today’s academic world, it presents solid advice on:
  • Selecting an advisor and a dissertation committee
  • Selecting a dissertation topic
  • Investigating existing knowledge on the topic
  • Making a dissertation proposal
  • Budgeting and scheduling time for research and writing
  • Working with the advisor and dissertation committee
  • Managing dissertation activities
  • Defending and publishing the dissertation

The authors also offer detailed advice on using computer software for storing, retrieving, and analyzing data, as well as for writing the dissertation.
Title:Writing the Doctoral Dissertation: A Systematic ApproachFormat:PaperbackDimensions:192 pages, 7.75 × 5.25 × 0.5 inPublished:September 1, 2012Publisher:Barrons Educational SeriesLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0764147870

ISBN - 13:9780764147876

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