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Successful Dissertations and Theses: A Guide to Graduate Student Research from Proposal to Completion

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Madsen's book should be welcome both to graduate students about to undertake dissertations and to faculty needing to learn the role of thesis adviser. . . . Madsen tells how to propose, outline, write, defAnd, and possibly publish a dissertation, information which should save graduate students years, pain, and money.
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Paperback, 240 pages
Published December 15th 1991 by Jossey-Bass (first published 1983)
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In Great Britain, I am told, students who have completed all the
requirements for the doctorate except the dissertation are sometimes said
to be members of "The Schubert Society," a wry characterization inspired
by that composer's Symphony No. 8 in B Minor, the "Unfinished." Students
fail to complete the dissertation for a number of reasons: money runs short; ennui sets in; illness, marital discord, and other personal problems make concentration difficult; the dissertation topic proves elusive or un
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