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Thesis and dissertation writing in a second language : a handbook for supervisors /

by Paltridge, Brian; Starfield, Sue.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: London : New York : Routledge, c2007Description: vii, 189 p. : 24 cm.ISBN: 0415371708 (hbk. : alk. paper); 0415371732 (pbk. : alk. paper); 0203960815 (ebk.); 9780415371704 (hbk. : alk. paper); 9780415371735 (pbk. : alk. paper); 9780203960813 (ebk.).Subject(s): Dissertations, Academic -- Authorship | Academic writing | English language -- Study and teaching -- Foreign speakersOnline resources: Table of contents only | MyiLibrary | WorldCat details | E-book Fulltext
Contents:
Table of contents 1. Introduction -- 2. Working with second-language speakers of English -- 3. Thesis writing in English as a second language -- 4. Writing a research proposal -- 5. The overall shape of theses and dissertations -- 6. Writing the introduction -- 7. Writing the methodology chapter -- 8. Writing the methodology chapter -- 9. Writing the results chapter -- 10. Writing discussions and conclusions -- 11. Writing the abstract and acknowledgements -- 12. Resources for thesis and dissertation writing.
Summary: A guide for supervisors working with undergraduate and postgraduate non-native speaker students writing a thesis or dissertation in English.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [175]-184) and index.

Table of contents 1. Introduction --
2. Working with second-language speakers of English --
3. Thesis writing in English as a second language --
4. Writing a research proposal --
5. The overall shape of theses and dissertations --
6. Writing the introduction --
7. Writing the methodology chapter --
8. Writing the methodology chapter --
9. Writing the results chapter --
10. Writing discussions and conclusions --
11. Writing the abstract and acknowledgements --
12. Resources for thesis and dissertation writing.

A guide for supervisors working with undergraduate and postgraduate non-native speaker students writing a thesis or dissertation in English.

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Tahur Ahmed

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