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Category Archives: academia

  1. Destination Dissertation A Traveler’s Guide to a Done Dissertation (my reading notes) September 18, 2018

    Posted in academia, graduate school, research, writing.

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  2. Complete Your Dissertation or Thesis in Two Semesters or Less (my reading notes) September 18, 2018

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  3. Qualitative research is empirical research – stop equating “empirical” with quantitative September 10, 2018

    Posted in academia, research methods.

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  4. Interview Research in Political Science (Layna Mosley, Ed) – my reading notes September 7, 2018

    Posted in academia, research, research methods, teaching.

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  5. How to write the conclusion of a paper August 31, 2018

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  6. Empirical Research and Writing: A Political Science Student’s Practical Guide (my reading notes) August 24, 2018

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  7. Work Your Career: Get What You Want from Your Social Sciences or Humanities PhD (my reading notes) August 24, 2018

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  8. How to Write a Thesis (Umberto Eco) – my reading notes August 23, 2018

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  9. The Dissertation ‘Two Pager’: A strategy to sustain a “big picture” view of a doctoral thesis August 9, 2018

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  10. Writing for Social Scientists: How to Start and Finish Your Thesis, Book, or Article (my reading notes) August 9, 2018

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  11. The Clockwork Muse: A Practical Guide to Writing Theses, Dissertations, and Books (my reading notes) August 6, 2018

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  12. Writing for Peer Reviewed Journals: Strategies for Getting Published (Kamler/Thomson) – my reading notes August 1, 2018

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  13. How to write an abstract for a paper July 18, 2018

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  14. Why do political science and policy sciences shun homelesness as a research focus? July 12, 2018

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  15. How to write a book chapter July 11, 2018

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  16. Developing the core elements of a research proposal: Finding a gap in the literature, mapping contributions to scholarship June 28, 2018

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  17. Developing research questions June 27, 2018

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  18. Demystifying Dissertation Writing: A Streamlined Process from Choice of Topic to Final Text (my reading notes) June 24, 2018

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  19. How to write the introduction of a book manuscript June 24, 2018

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  20. The Smart Way to your PhD (Dora Farkas) – my reading notes June 19, 2018

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  21. Self-care while doing fieldwork: A first-person, first-hand account June 9, 2018

    Posted in academia, research.

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  22. Salsa Dancing into the Social Sciences: Research in an Age of Info-Glut (my reading notes) May 22, 2018

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  23. Mental and physical, home and office “spring cleaning” and a conversation about habits May 20, 2018

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  24. How to Complete and Survive a Doctoral Dissertation (my reading notes) May 20, 2018

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  25. Writing the Doctoral Dissertation: A Systematic Approach (my reading notes) May 18, 2018

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