Table of contents for Surviving your dissertation : a comprehensive guide to content and process / Kjell Erik Rudestam, Rae R. Newton.


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PART ONE: GETTING STARTED
The Research Process
Selecting a Suitable Topic
Methods of Inquiry
Quantitative and Qualitative Approaches
PART TWO: WORKING WITH CONTENT: THE DISSERTATION CHAPTERS
Review of the Literature and Statement of the Problem
The Method Chapter
Describing Your Research Plan
Presenting the Results of Empirical Studies
Discussion
PART THREE: WORKING WITH PROCESS: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW
Overcoming Barriers
Becoming an Expert While Controlling Your Own Destiny
Writing
Computing
Using a Personal Computer Effectively
Guidelines for the Presentation of Numbers in the Dissertation
Informed Consent and Other Ethical Concerns



Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Dissertations, Academic -- United States.
Report writing.
Research -- United States.