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Postgraduate Research Handbook: Succeed with your MA, MPhil, EdD and PhD
by Gina Wisker
The second edition of this best-selling book will be as lively and accessible as the first edition. As a book, it helps to keep students' momentum going, helps them enjoy the process of research and ultimately ensures they can produce a high quality dissertation or thesis. Advice, support and both active and reflective tasks take the students through the stages of research ...more
Paperback, 364 pages
Published December 15th 2007 by Palgrave Macmillan
(first published August 30th 2001)
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May 13, 2014 Taruia rated it really liked it
Recommends it for: Postgrad Students
Palgrave has a few of these study skills books, and this one looks at those embarking on the perilous postgraduate journey. This looks at all the skills that you will ever need, including some you should already have - so it covers both the intellectually challenging (methodology/hypotheses) and the common sense (how to deal with your supervisors). Now I know that some have issues with their supervisors (I suspect I will also at some point) but a whole chapter? Anyway there is enough in here for ...more