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Quality Research Papers: For Students of Religion and Theology

3.60  ·  Rating details ·  158 ratings  ·  10 reviews

This updated third edition of Quality Research Papers—fast becoming a standard reference textbook for writing research papers in the fields of religion and theology—gives improvements and added material for such things as the expanding field of online research and doing church-related research in a professional manner.

Because so many new developments have taken place in th

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Kindle Edition, 292 pages
Published February 11th 2014 by Zondervan (first published June 1st 2001)
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Jason Brubaker
Mar 31, 2011 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Gave it 5 stars based on content. Not sure how to rate entertainment value!
Doni Siswanto
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It is helping me to write several papers in my study...
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Vyhmeister's work is a classic work for doctoral students of theology and appears in multiple languages. It now appears in its third edition. It clearly lays out each of the necessary components for researching and preparing research papers, dissertations, theses, and D.Min. projects. Chapters are short and easily referenced. Though the work is written for doctoral students, she assumes little knowledge which I often found helpful. Though the work was updated in 2014 in an attempt to adjust to t ...more
Eric
Feb 25, 2019 rated it it was amazing
A super practical, step-by-step guide to doing research

This is the clearest and best resource I’ve read on the topic. Aimed a theological research, this book does a great job of instructing on how to write book reviews, general academic papers, and dissertations.
Despond
Jun 30, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Thorough and Practical

Probably one of the best books on the subject. It is very thorough, redundant at times but not without merit and very practical. It offers many clear examples.
Lori Neff
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Very practical. Easy to read and apply.
Adam Calvert
Sep 20, 2014 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
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This is by far the most helpful resource I’ve encountered on the process of actually doing good, solid research. The author is very engaging in her writing style, yet very helpful in her material.

I really can’t express how practical and helpful this book is and how useful it will be when it comes time to write my thesis.
Don
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Glen
Aug 09, 2013 rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Nothing extraordinary. An acceptable primer for the research process without being buried in deep technicalities. It is also a good quick reference type of book when you are hung up on an issue.
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a lot of good info. for writing my Thesis in a couple years - will have to re-visit some chapters regularly...
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