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Thesis and dissertation writing in a second language : a handbook for supervisors

Author: Brian Paltridge; Sue Starfield
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Document   Computer File : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This handbook is an ideal guide for all supervisors working with undergraduate and postgraduate non-native speaker students writing a thesis or dissertation in English as it explicitly unpacks thesis writing, using language that is accessible to research supervisors from any discipline.
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Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Computer File, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Brian Paltridge; Sue Starfield
ISBN: 0415371708 0415371732 0203960815 9780415371704 9780415371735 9780203960813
OCLC Number: 76939868
Description: vii, 189 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. Introduction --
2. Working with second-language speakers of English --
3. Thesis writing in English as a second language --
4. Writing a research proposal --
5. The overall shape of theses and dissertations --
6. Writing the introduction --
7. Writing the methodology chapter --
8. Writing the methodology chapter --
9. Writing the results chapter --
10. Writing discussions and conclusions --
11. Writing the abstract and acknowledgements --
12. Resources for thesis and dissertation writing.
Responsibility: Brian Paltridge and Sue Starfield.
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