Yvonne N. Bui's How to Write a Master's Thesis is a step-by-step guidebook that demystifies a process that can often prove to be overwhelming and confusing to graduate students. The tone and format of this applied book is reader-friendly and includes practical suggestions that go beyond informing what "should" be done. It is chock full of detailed explanations, examples, and supplemental materials that have been used successfully in advising students in completing their master's theses.
|Edition description:||Second Edition|
|Product dimensions:||8.80(w) x 6.00(h) x 0.90(d)|
About the Author
Yvonne N. Bui (Ph D, Special Education, Learning Disabilities, University of Kansas) is an Associate Professor and Chairperson of the Department of Learning and Instruction, School of Education at the University of San Francisco. She teaches master’s and doctoral level courses in Special Education, Research Methods, Master’s Thesis, Statistics, Grant Writing, and Dissertation Proposal Development. She serves as the chairperson and committee member for students’ theses and dissertations within the School of Education. She is the coeditor of Exceptional Children in Today’s Schools: What Teachers Need to Know. Her research interests include developing curriculum for students with disabilities from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds and international special education. Her personal interests include reading, writing, hiking, backpacking, camping, traveling, and spending time with her family.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1. Overview of the Master's Degree and ThesisChapter 2. Selecting a Research TopicChapter 3. Using the Literature to Research Your ProblemChapter 4. Conducting Ethical ResearchChapter 5. How to Write Chapter One, IntroductionChapter 6. How to Write Chapter Two, Review of the LiteratureChapter 7. How to Write Chapter Three, MethodsChapter 8. How to Write Chapter Four, ResultsChapter 9. How to Write Chapter Five, DiscussionChapter 10. Final Formatting, APA Style