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Writing your thesis or dissertation: Library book recommendations


General guides

 Guide to the successful thesis and dissertation : a handbook for students and faculty / James E. Mauch and Jack W. Birch (2003).

How to write a thesis / Rowena Murray (2006). E-book version available.

Succeeding with your master's dissertation : a step-by-step handbook / John Biggam (2008). E-book version available.

Successful dissertations and theses : a guide to graduate student research from proposal to completion / David Madsen (1992).

The literature review : a step-by-step guide for students / Diana Ridley (2008).

The literature review: six steps to success / Lawrence A. Machi, Brenda T. McEvoy (2009).

The elements of an effective dissertation and thesis : a step-by-step guide to getting it right the first time / Raymond L. Calabrese (2006).

Writing the doctoral dissertation : a systematic approach / by Gordon B. Davis, Clyde A. Parker (1997).

Writing the winning dissertation : a step-by-step guide / Allan A. Glatthorn (1998).

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