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Category Archives: academia

  1. The Elements of Academic Style (Eric Hayot) – my reading notes September 4, 2019

    Posted in academia, writing.

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  2. “Doubly Engaged Ethnography: Opportunities and Challenges When Working With Vulnerable Communities” – my IJQM article with @KateParizeau September 4, 2019

    Posted in academia, ethnography, research, research methods, waste.

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  3. Setting semester-long, monthly and daily goals (as a student, or researcher) September 4, 2019

    Posted in academia, planning.

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  4. “Fracktivism: Corporate Bodies and Chemical Bonds” (Sara Ann Wylie) – my reading notes September 4, 2019

    Posted in academia, environmental policy, research.

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  5. A few key (popular) blog posts for doctoral students September 4, 2019

    Posted in academia, PhD training.

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  6. Suggestions on qualitative research methods’ articles and books for graduate students September 4, 2019

    Posted in academia, research, research methods.

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  7. A discussion on time management, self-management, organization and routines, #BackToSchool edition September 2, 2019

    Posted in academia, planning.

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  8. A modest proposal for desk organization September 2, 2019

    Posted in academia, organization, productivity.

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  9. Digital Paper: A Manual for Research and Writing with Library and Internet Materials (my reading notes) September 1, 2019

    Posted in academia.

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  10. How to Read a Book: The Classic Guide to Intelligent Reading (Adler/Van Doren) – my reading notes August 31, 2019

    Posted in academia, reading strategies.

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  11. “From Notes to Narrative: Writing Ethnographies that Everyone Can Read” – (my reading notes) August 29, 2019

    Posted in academia.

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  12. Henry Miller on Writing (my reading notes) August 29, 2019

    Posted in academia, writing.

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  13. Preparing for comprehensive-qualifying exams: Seeking guidance and practicing through sample questions August 26, 2019

    Posted in academia, research.

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  14. From review of the literature to mind map of the field August 25, 2019

    Posted in academia, reading strategies, research, writing.

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  15. Developing a repertoire of reading strategies is extremely important August 24, 2019

    Posted in academia.

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  16. How to write a systematic review, a narrative review, a scoping review or a meta-analysis August 24, 2019

    Posted in academia.

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  17. We need to discuss the lack of time and space to think in academic settings August 24, 2019

    Posted in academia.

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  18. Triaging your reading workload: how to choose when to read something in more depth August 21, 2019

    Posted in academia, reading strategies, writing.

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  19. Which “writing” book is best suited for me? A map of the literature based on a re-read of Helen Sword’s ALTS August 16, 2019

    Posted in academia.

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  20. Dealing with The Dreaded Blank Page August 15, 2019

    Posted in academia, research, writing.

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  21. On reading up a lot, mind mapping the literature, “finding the gap” and writing paragraphs in your literature review August 14, 2019

    Posted in academia, writing.

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  22. Writing a literature review assignment (and for instructors: providing guidance) August 9, 2019

    Posted in academia.

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  23. Using Overview Devices in scholarly research and academic writing August 6, 2019

    Posted in academia.

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  24. A synthetic memorandum on advice on academic research and writing July 29, 2019

    Posted in academia, writing.

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  25. Writing the literature review chapter of a book July 25, 2019

    Posted in academia.

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