Dissertations and Theses from Start to Finish: Psychology and Related Fields / Edition 2

Dissertations and Theses from Start to Finish: Psychology and Related Fields / Edition 2

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by John D. Cone, Sharon L. Foster
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1591473624

ISBN-13: 9781591473626

Pub. Date: 05/28/2006

Publisher: American Psychological Association

Dissertations and Theses From Start to Finish: Psychology and Related Fields, Second Edition aids student writers through all the practical, logistical, and emotional stages of writing dissertations and theses. It offers guidance to students through such important steps as Defining topics; Selecting faculty advisers; Scheduling time to accommodate the project;

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Dissertations and Theses From Start to Finish: Psychology and Related Fields, Second Edition aids student writers through all the practical, logistical, and emotional stages of writing dissertations and theses. It offers guidance to students through such important steps as Defining topics; Selecting faculty advisers; Scheduling time to accommodate the project; and Conducting, analyzing, writing, presenting, and publishing research. Readers will find guiding questions, both mundane and sophisticated, which they may never have considered before, even after coursework in preparation for research writing. Authors have thoroughly updated the text for this new edition to reflect new ethical standards for research, new style manuals, and new texts in statistics, as well as current thinking on behavioral science research. They have also updated the 30+ special elements, adding entirely new checklists, diagrams, and sample parts of research papers. Also new to this edition is up-to-date information on computerized literature searches, writing and statistical software, and use of computers for data and schedule management

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781591473626
Publisher:
American Psychological Association
Publication date:
05/28/2006
Edition description:
2ND
Pages:
375
Sales rank:
179,137
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 9.90(h) x 1.10(d)

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Dissertations and Theses from Start to Finish: Psychology and Related Fields 3.8 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 4 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This book was a supplemental material I used with and an amazing statistical research consultant who is famous in NYC to do my dissertation. By the way the consultant is also an author and I recommend his materials too as resources. For example, please see Research Pathways by William M. Bannon, Jr. The whole process really came together and made my dissertation a breeze to do!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
The book is excellent, however it will only get 1 star due to the poor customer service Barnes and Noble has.  As a member you're entitled to express free shipping.  My book was sent regular mail, and customer service was stubborn enough not to acknowledge the mistake that was made.  According to UPS, the estimated delivery date is 10/2.  The book was picked up on the 23rd.  Customer service tried to convince me that 2 to 3 business days will be the 27th (that is when UPS will deliver to USPS, not my home address).  Although the books are great, I am completely disappointed in the customer service provided by B&N.  Corporate please choose your reps wisely. 
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