The following dissertation guidebooks will walk you through the research process, from choosing your research question to publishing.
|The Dissertation Journey: A Practical and Comprehensive Guide to Planning, Writing, and Defending your Dissertation
Author: Roberts, Carol
|Dissertation and Scholarly Research: Recipes for Success: A Practical Guide to start and complete your Dissertation, Thesis or Formal Research Project
Simon, Marilyn K. & Goes, Jim
|Finish your Dissertation once and for all!: How to Overcome Psychological Barriers, get results, and Move on with your Life
Author: Miller, Alison B.
|Surviving your Dissertation: A Comprehensive Guide to Content and Process
Authors: Rudestam, Kjell Erik & Newton, Rae R.
|How to Design, Write, and Present a Successful Dissertation Proposal
Author: Wentz, Elizabeth A
|Proposals that work: A guide for Planning Dissertations and Grant Proposals
Authors: Locke, Lawrence F.; Spirduso, Waneen Wyrick.; & Silverman, Stephen J.
|Completing Your Qualitative Dissertation: A Road Map from Beginning to End
Authors: Bloomberg, Linda Dale; & Volpe, Marie,
|Completing a Professional Practice Dissertation: A Guide for Doctoral Students and Faculty
Authors: Willis, Jerry; Valenti, Ron; & Freitas, Deborah L. Inman
|Dissertations and Theses from Start to Finish: Psychology and Related Fields
Authors: Cone, John D.; & Foster, Sharon L
|The Education Dissertation: A Guide for Practitioner Scholars
Author: Butin, Dan W. (Dan Wernaa)
|Writing a Successful Thesis or Dissertation: Tips and Strategies for Students in the Social and Behavioral Sciences
Authors: Lunenburg, Frederick C.; & Irby, Beverly J.
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