How to Get a Ph.D. PDF ePub eBook

Books Info:

How to Get a Ph.D. free pdf Amazon reviews for the previous edition: "5.0 out of 5 stars. Highly recommended." "Clear, accessible and good fun to read. Very informative and I would highly recommend this book to anyone looking for an introductory guide about doing a PhD." "5.0 out of 5 stars. Gold dust." "This excellent text is informative, entertaining, and for those students on the Long and (relatively) Lonely PhD journey, perhaps the most useful tool (apart from data, of course). It helped me and many of my fellow academics (and students) through our PhDs. Strongly recommended :)." "5.0 out of 5 stars. Great book to read." "This is a great a book to read. I feel as if I have done the Ph.D. already. It's a mind-blowing book full of tips and ideas to engage in a good research." "Really clear, easy to read and lots of useful hints and guidance. Would recommend it for anyone serious about completing their PhD." How to Get a PhD has long been regarded as the essential handbook for PhD students everywhere. It provides a practical, down-to-earth and realistic approach to studying for a PhD and offers support and reassurance for both students and supervisors.This brand new sixth edition has been thoroughly updated and revised throughout, and includes: New material on how PhD students can make use of online forums, social media, online survey tools and other technologies throughout the PhD process A new Chapter 10, 'Some challenges you may encounter throughout your PhD' includes practical advice for tackling prejudice and dealing with the pressures that can face early career researchers Expanded material on avoiding plagiarism and poor academic practice and increased coverage of issues faced by part-time PhD students The book retains its focus on delivering clear and practical advice, including tips for writing proposals and applying for funding, managing your time, writing an engaging PhD, and handling the viva. Long regarded as the PhD 'bible', this edition is brought right up-to-date for today's student, retaining the straightforward and practical approach that has made it indispensable for students and supervisors across all academic disciplines.

About Estelle M. Phillips

Estelle M. Phillips has enjoyed a long career as an academic and independent educational consultant. She has published widely on various aspects of the PhD process and has spoken at universities on four continents about the skills required to complete and supervise a PhD. Derek S. Pugh was a prominent thinker in management and business studies and a prolific writer. After an illustrious career spanning many achievements in research and teaching, he became Emeritus Professor of International Management of the Open University Business School, UK. The new edition features contributions from Colin G. Johnson, Reader at the School of Computing and Faculty Director for Graduate Studies, University of Kent, UK. Colin regularly supervises PhDs and brings his extensive experience of supporting doctoral students to the new edition.

Details Book

Author : Estelle M. Phillips
Publisher : Open University Press
Data Published : 01 August 2015
ISBN : 0335264123
EAN : 9780335264124
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 280 pages
Age + : 18 years
Language : English
Rating :

Reviews How to Get a Ph.D.

17 Comments Add a comment

Related eBooks Download

  • Employment Law for Business Students free pdfEmployment Law for Business Students

    Employment Law for Business Students is the ideal companion to support non-law students in their studies. Written with the needs of business students in mind. the book combines clear and straightforward explanations of all aspects of employment law with a strong practical focus ensuring students gain a full understanding of how employment law operates in the workplace..

  • An Introduction to Geographical Information Systems free pdfAn Introduction to Geographical Information Systems

    The fourth edition of this highly regarded and successful text continues to provide a clear and accessible introduction to the world of GIS for students and professionals. With an increased focus on the practical applications of GIS..

  • Personnel Selection free pdfPersonnel Selection

    Clear and accessible. Personnel Selection will continue to be the guide that students and professionals alike turn to for practical advice in this complex field. Fully updated edition of highly successful text Clear..

  • Insider's Guide to College Etiquette free pdfInsider's Guide to College Etiquette

    Learning to communicate with instructors and fellow students is essential to your students' academic and professional success. With practical advice on communicating in academic environments..

  • A Practical Guide to Therapeutic Communication for Health Professionals free pdfA Practical Guide to Therapeutic Communication for Health Professionals

    This new textbook is designed to provide students with all the necessary tools to effectively communicate with patients and other health care professionals. With its easy-to-read style. it is loaded with useful tips to help students engage into the practice of communication..

  • How to Get a Ph.D. free pdfHow to Get a Ph.D.

    . Amazon reviews for the previous edition: "5.0 out of 5 stars. Highly recommended." "Clear, accessible and good fun to read. Very informative and I would highly recommend this book to anyone looking