Graduate Research / Edition 3

Graduate Research / Edition 3

by Robert V. Smith
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0295977051

ISBN-13: 9780295977058

Pub. Date: 04/28/1998

Publisher: University of Washington Press

Concise, encouraging, and filled with practical information, this book is a step-by-step guide for students in the life, natural, physical, and social-behavioral sciences. This third edition has been updated with information about new federal regulations governing research and acknowledges the importance of the internet and World Wide Web to today’s

Overview

Concise, encouraging, and filled with practical information, this book is a step-by-step guide for students in the life, natural, physical, and social-behavioral sciences. This third edition has been updated with information about new federal regulations governing research and acknowledges the importance of the internet and World Wide Web to today’s scientific community. It will be an invaluable resource not only for graduate students but also for undergraduates and high school students planning for the future.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780295977058
Publisher:
University of Washington Press
Publication date:
04/28/1998
Edition description:
Rev and Expande
Pages:
208
Sales rank:
1,230,990
Product dimensions:
8.94(w) x 10.86(h) x 0.52(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Preface ix(2)
Introduction xi
Chapter 1 Getting Started
3(5)
Chapter 2 Attitudes, Commitments, and Creativity
8(9)
Chapter 3 Making Choices
17(16)
Chapter 4 Time Management
33(7)
Chapter 5 Principles of Scientific Research
40(15)
Chapter 6 Ethics and the Scientist
55(11)
Chapter 7 Library and Literature Work
66(15)
Chapter 8 Writing Skills
81(22)
Chapter 9 Preparing These and Dissertations
103(10)
Chapter 10 Presentation and Publication of Papers
113(16)
Chapter 11 Research with Human Subjects, Animals, and Biohazards
129(20)
Chapter 12 Getting Grant Support
149(16)
Chapter 13 Getting a Job
165(12)
Appendix Guidelines for the Preparation of Consent Forms for Human Subjects Research 177(6)
Index 183

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