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Getting what you came for : the smart student's guide to earning a Master's or a Ph.D Rev. ed

Getting what you came for : the smart student's guide to earning a Master's or a Ph.D Rev. ed (Loan 27 times)

Material type
단행본
Personal Author
Peters, Robert L., 1951-.
Title Statement
Getting what you came for : the smart student's guide to earning a Master's or a Ph.D / Robert L. Peters ; illustrations by the author.
판사항
Rev. ed.
Publication, Distribution, etc
New York :   Farrar, Straus and Giroux,   1997.  
Physical Medium
xii, 399 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
ISBN
0374524777
Content Notes
This book can help (and you probably need it!)-- What is graduate school like? -- Do you need to go? -- Should you work first? -- Choosing a school: the thesis adviser -- Choosing a school: secondary aspects -- Application and admission -- Improving your credentials for admission -- Financial aid -- The master's degree: history and hurdles -- The doctorate: history and hurdles -- Managing yourself -- Playing politics: building a reputation -- Master's comprehensive and Ph. D. qualifying examinations -- Choosing and managing your thesis committee -- The thesis topic: finding it -- The thesis proposal -- The thesis: writing it -- The thesis defense -- Oral presentations: the key to being a star -- Dealing with stress and depression -- The social milieu -- Swimming with the mainstream: returning students, women, minorities, and foreign students -- Bringing it all together: the job -- Appendix A: Buying your computer and software -- Appendix B: Useful internet addresses.
Bibliography, Etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [383]-386) and index.
Subject Added Entry-Topical Term
Universities and colleges --United States --Graduate work --Handbooks, manuals, etc. Dissertations, Academic --United States --Handbooks, manuals, etc.
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Contents information

Book Introduction

Gives pertinent advice for those individuals striving for a higher academic degree


Information Provided By: : Aladin

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