skip to content
Publishing from your PhD : negotiating a crowded jungle Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Publishing from your PhD : negotiating a crowded jungle

Author: Nicola F Johnson
Publisher: Farnham, Surrey : Gower ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
This title endeavours to shed light on the path one must take to navigate the jungles of academia. It is an untrodden path which is unique to every researcher and each journey through the jungle is different. The book shows readers how to cull their finely honed thesis into small chunks.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nicola F Johnson
ISBN: 9780566091629 0566091623 9780566091636 0566091631
OCLC Number: 643569186
Description: vi, 184 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Contents: Introduction - navigating a jungle: no worn paths; Supplies are needed, packing the backpack: what others have written; Hacking a path through unknown territory; Navigating new terrain: the demise of the book?; Flies, gnats and wasps: negotiating the gatekeepers; The night is black: no black or white in academia; Stamina is needed for survival: choosing the right journal; Fighting the heat, hunger and thirst: dealing with rejection; Thorny bushes and muddy swamps: things that slow you down; The final destination has moved, hack another path: the process of culling and prioritising. Prologue: introducing the interviews with the academics: Professor Jan Herrington; Professor Paul Chandler; Professor Lori Lockyer; Professor Jan Wright; Professor Wilma Vialle; Professor Sara Dolnicar; Conclusion: negotiating the crowded jungle - acknowledge successful navigation; References; Index.
Responsibility: Nicola F. Johnson.

Abstract:

Provides early career researchers with emotional and collegial support that is often not available in academe. This title intends to dispel nepotistic notions of superiority that places Professors  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

'The focus of this book is something many PhD candidates and recent graduates will clearly appreciate...this is a book librarians should recommend to PhD candidates and graduates.' - Peter Macauley, Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/643569186> # Publishing from your PhD : negotiating a crowded jungle
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "643569186" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793848241#Place/burlington_vt> ; # Burlington, VT
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793848241#Place/farnham_surrey> ; # Farnham, Surrey
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/070.5/e22/> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1106866> ; # Scholarly publishing
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/896050> ; # Doctor of philosophy degree
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/Z286> ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:copyrightYear "2011" ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/4406977> ; # Nicola F. Johnson
   schema:datePublished "2011" ;
   schema:description "This title endeavours to shed light on the path one must take to navigate the jungles of academia. It is an untrodden path which is unique to every researcher and each journey through the jungle is different. The book shows readers how to cull their finely honed thesis into small chunks."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/793848241> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "Publishing from your PhD : negotiating a crowded jungle"@en ;
   schema:productID "643569186" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/643569186#PublicationEvent/farnham_surrey_gower_burlington_vt_ashgate_2011> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793848241#Agent/ashgate> ; # Ashgate
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793848241#Agent/gower> ; # Gower
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780566091636> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780566091629> ;
   umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBB060379> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/643569186> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1106866> # Scholarly publishing
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Scholarly publishing"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/896050> # Doctor of philosophy degree
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Doctor of philosophy degree"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/4406977> # Nicola F. Johnson
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1976" ;
   schema:familyName "Johnson" ;
   schema:givenName "Nicola F." ;
   schema:name "Nicola F. Johnson" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780566091629>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0566091623" ;
   schema:isbn "9780566091629" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780566091636>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0566091631" ;
   schema:isbn "9780566091636" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.