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The unwritten rules of PhD research / Marian Petre and Gordon Rugg.

Petre, Marian, 1959- (Author). Rugg, Gordon. (Added Author).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Berklee College of Music.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

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Valencia Main Library LB2386 .P48 2010 37684001090772 Valencia Stacks Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780335237029
  • ISBN: 0335237029
  • Physical Description: xiii, 272 p.; 23 cm.
  • Edition: 2nd ed.
  • Publisher: Maidenhead, England ; McGraw Hill/Open University Press, c2010.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
So you want to do a PhD? -- The many shapes of the PhD -- The route to research independence -- Supervision -- Networks -- Reading -- Paper types -- Research design -- Critical thinking -- Writing -- Writing structure and style -- The process of writing -- Presentations -- Conferences --The viva -- Sabotage and salvation -- What next? -- Closing thoughts.
Summary, etc.:
This title, from Gordon Rugg and Marian Petre, discusses the unwritten rules of the academic world, the things people forget to tell you about doing a doctorate.
Subject: Doctor of philosophy degree > Great Britain.
Dissertations, Academic > Great Britain.
Universities and colleges > Great Britain > Graduate work.
Academic writing.

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