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Revising Your Dissertation

Advice from Leading Editors

by Beth Luey

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  • 20 Currently reading

Published by University of California Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Higher & further education,
  • Writing & editing guides,
  • Language Arts / Linguistics / Literacy,
  • Dissertations, Academic,
  • Language Arts & Disciplines,
  • Language,
  • Law,
  • Scholarly publishing,
  • Composition & Creative Writing - Academic,
  • Editing & Proofreading,
  • Language Arts & Disciplines / Linguistics,
  • Linguistics,
  • Academic writing

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages262
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7711941M
    ISBN 100520242556
    ISBN 109780520242555


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Revising Your Dissertation by Beth Luey Download PDF EPUB FB2

Hard Cover Book. We pride ourselves on employing only the very best writers in the industry, so you can be confident that the writer we assign to your dissertation will have the necessary experience and academic qualifications for your subject – and that the customised dissertation they research and write for you will be of the highest academic standard.

Introduction: Is the Publishable Dissertation an Oxymoron. BETH LUEY PART I. RETHINKING AND REVISING I. You're the Author Now WILLIAM P.

SISLER 2. What Is Your Book About. BETH LUEY 3. Turning Your Dissertation Rightside Out SCOTT NORTON 4. Bringing Your Own Voice to the Table SCOTT NORTON 5. Time to Trim: Notes, Bibliographies, Tables, and.

Part I: Rethinking and Revising contains five essays that follow a loose chronology of what one's steps might be in considering your dissertation for publication. This section would also be helpful for preparing for job interviews. The more your dissertation begins to /5(7).

Advice from our Editors: Revising the Dissertation into a Monograph Be aware that transforming your dissertation into a publishable book is a complex process, which will take time and require some careful planning.

Time will be an issue, especially if you need to juggle the work on the book with full-time teaching and/or other research. Revising Your Dissertation, Updated Edition book. Read 4 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The aftermath of graduate school can be /5. Part I: Rethinking and Revising contains five essays that follow a loose chronology of what one's steps might be in considering your dissertation Revising Your Dissertation book publication.

This section would also be helpful for preparing for job interviews. The more your dissertation begins to /5. At the heart of From Dissertation to Book is the idea that revising the dissertation is fundamentally a process of shifting its focus from the concerns of a narrow audience—a committee or advisors—to those of a broader scholarly audience that wants writing to be both informative and engaging.

William Germano offers clear guidance on how to do this, with advice on such topics as rethinking. When you revise your dissertation into a book, your structure needs to make sense for your book.

Don’t keep a structure from dissertation to book just because it’s Revising Your Dissertation book. On the other hand, don’t completely abandon your dissertation’s structure just to make your book look completely different. The road from dissertation to book has a new pothole Best essay Browse and read republic day essay in kannada title the road from dissertation to book has a.

Its own preferred format, and every journal or book editor has a set of 'house rules'. Information and step by step to publish your thesis or dissertation as a.

Book editors groan when they see the phrase “revised dissertation” in a proposal. The words bring to mind a manuscript heavy with scholarly apparatus. In this chapter I discuss how to revise and trim your notes, bibliographies, tables, and Revising Your Dissertation book to shape a book that is authoritative but not pedantic.

Revising Your Dissertation: Advice from Leading Editors Written with expertise and good cheer, this lively guide offers hard-to-find practical advice on successfully turning a dissertation into a book or into journal articles that will appeal to publishers and readers.

So here are The Professor’s Top Five Tips for Turning your Dissertation into a Book. 1) Write the dissertation as a book to begin with. Write from day one with a wide market of undergraduates in mind.

You want the book to be assigned as a text in undergraduate courses in your field. Write it so those undergraduates can read it. Revising Your Dissertation edited by Beth Luey (Lauinger Library, 4th Floor, LBR49 ) Articles.

Dear First-Time Author: How to Turn Your Dissertation Into a Book by Theresa MacPhail (Chronicle of Higher Education, June 3, ) From Dissertation to Book by Leonard Cassuto (Chronicle of Higher Education, ). 1. A dissertation is not a book. Read that sentence again. Read it out loud. Print it out and hang it over your desk.

It’s that important. If you are writing a book proposal straight from your dissertation, you’re likely not going to get a book contract. Here’s why: A dissertation is not a book. Even if you think you’ve written a. Revising your PhD for book publication will necessarily involve some adaptation of the content and style of your dissertation.

It is important to remember that the aim and emphasis of your book manuscript should be to make an original contribution to scholarly dialogue (rather than proving that you deserve to be awarded a PhD).

The Paperback of the Revising Your Dissertation: Advice from Leading Editors by Beth Luey at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more. B&N Outlet Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events HelpAuthor: Beth Luey. “Rarely is there a book that one can call indispensable.

William Germano's From Dissertation to Book is an indispensable book for any one contemplating 1. Gradutae School 2. Writing a Dissertation 3. Revising a Dissertation 4. Reading a "First Book" as an editor, member of a tenure and promotion committee, or as a dean or provost.

Revising Your Dissertation for Publication Turning your dissertation into a book can require extensive revisions to the manuscript. It’s best to make as many changes as you can before submitting it to a press. Although you may get back useful reader reports and a request to “revise and resubmit,” you may also be turned down and.

Chances are you'll need to update your research using the new articles and books that have appeared since you finished your dissertation. Work these ideas into your text and add them to your bibliography.

Selected Bibliography of Books and Articles on Changing a Dissertation into a Book. Derricourt, Robin M. An Author's Guide to Scholarly. In fact, you might even have to seek the help of a good dissertation editing service. So, get used to it. Rules for Revision: 1.

Give yourself time between drafts to digest material from your readers. Stick your stuff in a drawer or the electronic equivalent thereof and. What do you do. Well, if you are like me you order every book on amazon that looks like it might provide guidance.

I am surrounded by Germanos Getting It Published, Emily Toths Impeccable Advice for Women in Academia, Beth Lueys Revising Your Dissertation, The Academic Handbook, and this book, From Dissertation to Book/5.

Medical books Revising Your Dissertation. Written with good cheer and jammed with information, this lively guide offers hard-to-find practical advice on successfully turning a dissertation into a book or journal articles that will appeal to publishers and readers.

It will help prospective authors master writing and revision skills, better. At the heart of From Dissertation to Book is the idea that revising the dissertation is fundamentally a process of shifting its focus from the concerns of a narrow audience—a committee or advisors—to those of a broader scholarly audience that wants writing to be both informative and engaging.

William Germano offers clear guidance on how to. Revising Dissertations for Book Publication. Share. Download a PDF version of these guidelines. Eliminate or pare down the review of literature.

Although such a review was necessary for your dissertation committee, it is not necessary in books in most fields. The book’s readers will do you the courtesy of assuming that you have done your.

This essay reconsiders the process of turning a dissertation into a book manuscript. Recent manuals about dissertation writing like From Dissertation to Book and Revising Your Dissertation are helpful but often provide overly broad conceptualizations about how to Cited by: 6.

Revising Your Dissertation Advice from Leading Editors by Beth Luey available in Trade Paperback onalso read synopsis and reviews. The aftermath of graduate school can be particularly trying for those under pressure to publish Author: Beth Luey. Don't underestimate the time required to review and revise your dissertation.

In this third and final part of our series, we look at how to do a good job of : Stella Klein. Luey, Beth (ed.) (), Revising your Dissertation, Berkeley: University of California Press.

Book Review by Dr Mahmood Y Abdulla In order to answer this question, it is important to know the difference between a dissertation or thesis and a book. A dissertation/thesis is presented to the university as part of the graduation study. The aim. You, your readers, and the dissertation support group; Revising; The best dissertation is a done dissertation; Life after the dissertation.

Description xix, p. ; 21 cm. Notes "An owl book." Includes bibliographical references (p. ) and index. Technical Details Staff View. In their book, Destination Dissertation: A Traveler's Guide to a Done Dissertation Sonja Foss and William Waters offer a multi-step approach to revising an article or chapter.

I present a slightly modified version of it below, that explains, in ten steps, how to revise an article or chapter.

[] So let’s talk about some tricky issues when it comes to revising your dissertation into a book. Reluctance to cut materials. One of the primary reluctances or challenges that authors have when making this transition is a reluctance to cut material. Now, I understand this so much. I identify with this intensely.

Revising Your Dissertation, Updated Edition (Paperback) Advice from Leading Editors. By Beth Luey (Editor), Sanford G. Thatcher (Foreword by). University of California Press,pp. Publication Date: Octo Revising a Dissertation.

The University of Nebraska Press does not consider unrevised dissertations. Considerable differences exist between a dissertation and a book, and even the best dissertation will need to be revised before being submitted for publication.

Learn how to get a book or journal articles published from your finished thesis or dissertation. Topics covered in this workshop include revising your thesis/dissertation for publication, maximizing the number of publications you get from your thesis/dissertation, putting together a book proposal, and much more.

Writing your dissertation in fifteen minutes a day: a guide to starting, revising, and finishing your doctoral thesis /. Chances are this is the biggest writing project. The dissertation should be used for making their project as success and broad way. (If your manuscript began as a dissertation, we urge you to consult one or more of the following guides before submitting your work to us: From Dissertation to Book, by William Germano, University of Chicago Press; The Thesis and the Book: A Guide for First-Time Academic Authors, ed.

by Eleanor Harman et al., University of Toronto Press; and. Get this from a library. Revising your dissertation: advice from leading editors. [Beth Luey;] -- The aftermath of graduate school can be particularly trying for those under pressure to publish their dissertations.

Written with good cheer and jammed with information, this lively guide offers. But publishing your first academic book is much more than the proposal alone.

This post breaks journey down into the seven stages of publishing your first academic book. Whichever stage you’re at, this article on publishing your first academic book will demystify the whole process and spare you unpleasant surprises.

Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Writing Your Dissertation in Fifteen Minutes a Day: A Guide to Starting, Revising, and Finishing Your Doctoral Thesis/5(6). William Germano, From Dissertation to Book, Chicago Guides to Writing, Editing, and Publishing (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, ).

Beth Luey, Revising Your Dissertation: Advice from Leading Editors (Berkeley: University of California Press, 2nd ed., ).

We recommend The Thesis and the Book: A Guide for First-Time Academic Authors, 2nd edition, edited by Eleanor Harman et al., From Dissertation to Book by William Germano, and Revising Your Dissertation: Advice from Leading Editors, 2nd edition, edited by Beth Luey. I am also in the middle of revising the dissertation.

A book that I have found helpful (in addition to the one already mentioned), The Thesis and The. If you simply can’t bring yourself to take an extended vacation (which you should try to do, because, seriously, you’ve earned it), you might be tempted to just plunge into revising your dissertation and sending out book proposals.

There are good reasons not to do so yet.