Guide to Writing Empirical Papers, Theses, and Dissertations: 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Guide to Writing Empirical Papers, Theses, and Dissertations

1st Edition

By G. David Garson

CRC Press

368 pages

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"Describes the quantitative research process--framing analytical questions, developing a comprehensive outline, providing a roadmap for the reader, and accessing indispensable computer and program tools. Supplies end-of-chapter checklists, extensive examples, and biobliographies."

Table of Contents

Part 1 Selecting a topic: choosing a subject; forming an outline. Part 2 Reviewing the literature: tools; writing the review. Part 3 Developing your model: specifying your models; defining the methodology. Part 4 Presenting your case: telling a story; data-gathering. Part 5 Coming to a conclusion: the conclusion; the dissertation process. Part 6 Final topics; the humanities and the natural sciences; funding.

About the Author

Garson, G. David

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
COMPUTERS / Information Technology
LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Library & Information Science / General