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Author Phillips, Estelle M.

Title How to get a Phd [electronic resource] : a handbook for students and their supervisors / Estelle M. Phillips and Derek S. Pugh.

Imprint Berkshire, England : McGraw-Hill : Open University Press, 2010.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Edition 5th ed., rev. and updated.
Description xvi, 258 p.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents 1. On becoming a research student -- 2. Getting into the system -- 3. The nature of the PhD qualification -- 4. How not to get a PhD -- 5. How to do research -- 6. The form of a PhD thesis -- 7. Writing your PhD -- 8. The PhD process -- 9. How to manage your supervisors -- 10. Equal opportunities for non-traditional research students (i.e. women-- with some comments for men-- international, mature and part-time students) -- 11. Equal opportunities for minority group research students (i.e. ethnic minority students, gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender students, students with chronic medical conditions and disabled students) -- 12. The examination system -- 13. How to get a professional doctorate (PhD) -- 14. How to supervise and examine -- 15. Institutional responsibilities.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Note Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2017. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Subject Doctor of philosophy degree -- Great Britain.
Universities and colleges -- Great Britain -- Graduate work.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Pugh, Derek S.
ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780335242023
9780335242047 (e-book)

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