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Finish your dissertation once and for all! : how to overcome psychological barriers, get results, and move on with your life

Author: Alison B Miller; American Psychological Association
Publisher: Washington, DC : American Psychological Association, 2009
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1. edView all editions and formats
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Are you having difficulty finishing your dissertation? Are you feeling stuck after trying various approaches, or panicky about the entire enterprise? If so, it is unlikely that your cognitive abilities are to blame. More likely, the culprits are anxiety, self-doubt, procrastination, perfectionism, and the thoughts, feelings, and behavior that accompany these difficulties. This book was written to help you overcome  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alison B Miller; American Psychological Association
ISBN: 9781433804151 1433804158
OCLC Number: 761006080
Notes: Table of contents only: http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0820/2008023405.html
Description: 181 s. ; 26 cm
Contents: The doctoral dissertation: a dual challenge --
The traps of negative thinking, feeling, and behaving --
Freeing yourself from thinking, feeling, and behaving traps --
Devising timelines: avoiding a breakdown by breaking it down --
Creating weekly action plans: using structure to your advantage --
Writing and revising your dissertation --
Working with your dissertation chairperson and committee --
Taking good care of yourself along the way.
Responsibility: Alison B. Miller

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