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A Practical Guide To Modern Research : Phd Thesis and Dissertation - Planning, Research, Writing and Viva-Voce

This book presents, for the first time, the practical aspects of research methodology and associated methods and guidelines in its entirety. Those who were involved in the process or read earlier publications will particularly notice the change in terminology.
Additional Info
  • Publisher: Laxmi Publications
  • Language: English
  • ISBN : 978-93-5138-268-3
  • Chapter 1

    Content

    This document contains Content.

  • Chapter 2

    Preface

    This book presents, for the first time, the practical aspects of research methodology and associated methods and guidelines in its entirety. Those who were involved in the process or read earlier publications will perticularly notice the chane in terminology.

  • Chapter 3

    Acknowledgement

    The book came into light due to the direct and indirect involvement of many reseaechers, academicians, educationists, developers, designers and industry practitioners, Therefore, we acknowledge and thank the contributed autors, research institutions, and corporate houses, whose papers, reports, articles, notes, web sites, study materials have been referred to in this book.

  • Chapter 4

    Chapter 1 - A Thesis or Dissertation- An Introduction Price 0.11  |  0.11 Rewards Points

    A Ph.D is an advanced academic degree awarded by universities. In most countries, the Ph.D is the highest degree one can earn. The Ph.D or equivalent has become the requirement for a career as a university professor or researcher in most fields.

  • Chapter 5

    Chapter 2 - A Research Proposal and A Synopsis Price 0.11  |  0.11 Rewards Points

    When you are applying for a research degree, like the Ph.D, you will very probably have to write a research proposal as a part of your application file. A Ph.D is awarded mailnly as the result of your making a genuine contribution to the state of knowledge in a field of your choice.

  • Chapter 6

    Chapter 3 - A Research Thesis Price 0.11  |  0.11 Rewards Points

    A thesis is major research project requiring a substantial amount of time and attention. It is usually a capstone learning experience and it incorpoates much of what has been learned in other courses. 

  • Chapter 7

    Chapter 4 - The Organizational Structure Chapter One Of The Thesis Price 0.11  |  0.11 Rewards Points

    This lesson deals with the organizational structure of Chapter One of research project. The structure is dedicated by tradition, although thee are some possible variations. 

  • Chapter 8

    Chapter 5 - Basic Planning For The Thesis Price 0.11  |  0.11 Rewards Points

    The lesson will help studnts to prepare their research papers and thesis for acceptance by a university, however the regulations differ from university to university. Any questions about the contents of this lesson should be directed to the concerned Univesity.

  • Chapter 9

    Chapter 6 - Developing The Research Project Price 0.11  |  0.11 Rewards Points

    The preparation on Chapter One of your thesis normally starts with outside title page of the thesis, the inside title page, the table of contents, table of charts, graphs, table of figures, and a title page.

  • Chapter 10

    Chapter 7 - The Research Question And Hypothesis Price 0.11  |  0.11 Rewards Points

    The research question is the most imortnt element of Chapter One of the thesis, since all aspects of Chapter One of the thesis relate to the research questions. In fact, the entire thesis revolves around the research question.

  • Chapter 11

    Chapter 8 - Review Of Literature - Chapter Two Price 0.11  |  0.11 Rewards Points

    Many reserch students initially beleive that a book or a thesis is written in sequential order, but most formal writing, including most thesis, is written in somewhat different order. Many start the thesis by writing Chapter Two of the thesis, the review of related literature. 

  • Chapter 12

    Chapter 9 - Chapter Two Of The Thesis Revisiting Review Of Literature Price 0.11  |  0.11 Rewards Points

    In developing and preparaing the first two chapter of the thesis it is beneficial to start with Chapter Two of the thesis, more to Chapter One of the thesis, and then go back to Chapter Two of the thesis.

  • Chapter 13

    Chapter 10 - The Research Methodology Price 0.11  |  0.11 Rewards Points

    Research methodologies constitute the central part of the research structure. On narrowly intrepreted term research methodologies are the treatments of data.

  • Chapter 14

    Chapter 11 - The Research Instrument And The Cover Letter Price 0.11  |  0.11 Rewards Points

    The questionnaire is the basic foundation for original research. in developing and construction of the questionnaire, it is important to tie the population and the research question to the research instrument.

  • Chapter 15

    Chapter 12 - The Research Foundation Of The Research Project - Chapter Three Price 0.11  |  0.11 Rewards Points

    This lesson deals with the foundation components of Chapter Three of the Thesis. It first identifies the purposes of Chapter Three, and it establishes the specific parameters of the thesis. 

  • Chapter 16

    Chapter 13 - The Mechanics Of The Research Project - Chapter Three Price 0.11  |  0.11 Rewards Points

    The focus of this lesson is on the mechanics of Chapter Three of your thesis starting with the title page and introduction. The title page contains the chapter number of the title and the page number.

  • Chapter 17

    Chapter 14 - Mailings Of Questionnaire And Findings Of The Research - Chapter Four Price 0.11  |  0.11 Rewards Points

    This lesson addresses timing and distribution concerns relating to the mailing, processing concerns relating to responses from the mailing, and the writing of the Chapter Four of the thesis. 

  • Chapter 18

    Chapter 15 - Research Progress Report Price 0.11  |  0.11 Rewards Points

    While pursuing research, every candidate needs to submit four/six Progress report depending upon the category once in every six months. Similarly, candidates need to present two seminars before he/she proceeds for 'Pre-submission Seminar'.

  • Chapter 19

    Chapter 16 - Interpretations Recommendations Conclusion And Summary - Chapter Five Price 11.00  |  11 Rewards Points

    This Chapter Five of the thesis consits of your interpretation of the results of the research, the conclusion of the study, recommendations for further study, and the contribution of the study.

  • Chapter 20

    Chapter 17 - Post-Research Study Tasks Price 0.11  |  0.11 Rewards Points

    The thesis is essentially finished with the completion of the fifth chapters, however there are several post-study tasks that need to be accomplished.

  • Chapter 21

    Chapter 18 - Dissertation And Project Report For Postgraduate And Undergraduate Studies Price 0.11  |  0.11 Rewards Points

    This lesson is designed to give you a procedural outline for working on your dissertation. Every dissertation project will have special considerations that are not covered here.

  • Chapter 22

    Chapter 19 - Evaluation Of PhD Thesis Price 0.11  |  0.11 Rewards Points

    The aim of this lesson is the development of a model that can be used as a framework for evluation and Ph.D. tribunal members, either during the previous administrative processing phase or at the actual exposition and viva on doctoral dissertations.

  • Chapter 23

    Chapter 20 - The PhD Viva Voce A Personal Reflection And Public Defence Price 0.11  |  0.11 Rewards Points

    So far we have focused primarily on writing thesis. Making sure it was in good shape before submitting it. handing' in your finished thesis is a massive achievement, and the first step in the concluding stage of the Ph.D. process.

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