New graduate students are often unaware of the many hazards and pitfalls that occur during the dissertation process: intensive schedules, dwindling motivation, difficult or unavailable mentors, and research and publication complications. Lacking the experience and wherewithal to successfully overcome or avoid these impetuses for derailment, many students are unable to complete the dissertation process, losing sight somewhere in between reading, studying, collecting data, and writing a thesis. Based on the authorsa inside knowledge and extensive experience, Dissertation Solutions provides graduate students with the basic tools and skills to help them navigate the whole process with minimal damage, making the whole process of planning, researching, and writing more manageable. This thorough, but concise guide will help even the most naAmve graduate student become experts in navigating and surviving their graduate experiences. Outlining the dissertation process, explaining the key players involved, and offering advice to help complete any research project, this book will also provide overwhelmed, intimidated, or just reluctant students with the motivation required to complete this arduous project.A Concise Guide to Planning, Implementing, and Surviving the Dissertation Process Bradley Axelrod, James Windell ... on the final draft of his dissertation for his social work PhD At that time, he met with his adviser to select a time frame for the defense. ... After that hurdle was past, Brent met again with his adviser to reserve the room and the equipment he wanted to use. ... Once your dissertation is written and the defense date scheduled, you will then need to prepare for your defense.
|Author||:||Bradley Axelrod, James Windell|
|Publisher||:||R&L Education - 2012-10-16|