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  • Crippled at the Starting Gateby Robert Leslie Fisher

    University Press of America 2009; US$ 35.99

    This book argues that the United States needs an education bill to send more Americans to graduate school in the sciences, technology, and engineering. Graduate schools need to change their culture not only to recruit more women, African-Americans, and Latinos into science, but to promote them to senior faculty positions. more...

  • Intercultural Postgraduate Supervisionby Catherine Manathunga

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 145.00

    The impact of globalisation and aggressive marketing by universities has increased the flow of international or culturally diverse students enrolling in postgraduate research degree programs outside their own countries. As access to postgraduate education widens, more local culturally diverse and Indigenous students are also enrolling in higher degree... more...

  • Enhancing the Doctoral Experienceby Steve Hutchinson; Helen Lawrence; Dave Filipovic-Carter

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2014; US$ 44.95

    One of the major intangible benefits associated with the postgraduate research experience is precisely that: the experience. For many doctoral students that experience is shaped by their relationship with and support from their supervisor. Against a challenging background of growing numbers of students but also increasing pressures on time and costs,... more...

  • Successful Research Careersby Sara Delamont; Paul Atkinson

    McGraw-Hill Education 2007; US$ 51.00

    It is not hard to be a research active academic, or to build a research group, or to create a research culture. Here are sensible strategies available to everyone, and that empower everyone in higher education. Seizing the opportunities, refusing to be a victim, and ¿ most importantly ¿ learning how the system works, are among the strategies available... more...

  • The Doctoral Examination Processby Penny Tinkler

    McGraw-Hill Education 2004; US$ 47.00

    Details what is the PhD viva for and how can students prepare for it. This work shows what supervisors can consider when selecting PhD examiners. It demonstrates how examiners can assess a PhD thesis and conduct the viva. more...

  • From Postgraduate to Social Scientistby Nigel Gilbert

    SAGE Publications 2006; US$ 58.00

    From Postgraduate to Social Scientist is essential reading for any postgraduate or new researcher who is interested in a career in the social sciences. The book describes the skills needed for success in moving from being a student to becoming an academic or professional social scientist. Written by experts in the field, Gilbert et al., this book... more...

  • Postgraduate Study in the UKby Nicholas H Foskett; Ros Foskett

    SAGE Publications 2006; US$ 53.00

    This book provides essential guidance for all students who are thinking of studying for a postgraduate qualification in Britain. Alongside detailed information about the British university system (from the application process to the viva) Nicholas and Rosalind Foskett provide readers with an introduction to other essential pastoral and practical aspects... more...

  • The Essential Guide to Postgraduate Studyby David Wilkinson

    SAGE Publications 2005; US$ 51.00

    For anyone embarking on postgraduate study, this is an indispensable guide. Packed with hands-on advice and examples from students themselves, David Wilkinson provides: - Up-to-date information on developments in postgraduate study; - Guidance on where and how to apply; - Advice on constructing effective research proposals, with examples of successful... more...

  • Doing Postgraduate Researchby Stephen Potter

    SAGE Publications 2006; US$ 56.00

    The prospect of undertaking postgraduate research can seem daunting. This thoroughly revised Second Edition of Doing Postgraduate Research shows students how to undertake their research in a manner that is better, quicker, and hassle-free  as possible. The text offers an authoritative and comprehensive guide to better research practice and is fully... more...

  • Peer-Led Team Learningby Leo Gafney; Pratibha Varma-Nelson

    Springer 2008; US$ 139.00

    This book is a real-world study of Peer-Led Team Learning (PLTL), a method in which undergraduates work together, under the guidance of a peer leader, in course-connected workshops. PLTL is intended to complement lecture. The text explains how the method evolved into a teaching/learning model. The evaluation uncovered six critical components for successful... more...