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The thesis and the book : a guide for first-time academic authors

Author: Eleanor Harman; et al
Publisher: Toronto ; Buffalo : University of Toronto Press, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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The Thesis and the Book: A Guide for First-Time Academic Authors, revised and expanded in this second edition, will continue to provide the best overview of the process of revising a dissertation for  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Handbooks, manuals, etc
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Eleanor Harman; et al
ISBN: 0802088066 9780802088062 0802085881 9780802085887
OCLC Number: 51087674
Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description: xii, 104 p. ; 22 cm.
Contents: ch. 1. The thesis and the book / Francess G. Halpenny --
ch. 2. The dissertation's deadly sins / Robert Plant Armstrong --
ch. 3. Revising the dissertation and publishing the book / Robert Plant Armstrong --
ch. 4. Avoiding the warmed-over dissertation / William C. Dowling --
ch. 5. Thesis to book : what to get rid of and what to do with what is left / Olive Holmes --
ch. 6. An academic author's checklist / Barbara B. Reitt --
ch. 7. Basic advice for novice authors / Allan H. Pasco.
Responsibility: edited by Eleanor Harman ... [et al.].
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The Thesis and the Book has been required reading for anyone considering submitting to us a manuscript based on their thesis. It is both wise and practical, a rare combination.

 
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