QUICK REFERENCE TO ANSWERS TO SPECIFIC QUESTIONS
What do I need to get started?
What is acceptable as a thesis or dissertation?
How can I plan ahead effectively?
What are the main objectives of T/D work?
This book is for
Students looking for practical help with honors and master's theses and doctoral dissertations
Faculty seeking instructional tools to use in seminars on research and with advisees
Two precious commodities dare not be wasted in thesis and dissertation (T/D) * work: student time and faculty time. Guidelines in this book emphasize high-quality effort, excellence of product, and minimum loss of time.
*For convenience, T/D means honors and master's theses, dissertations, and other terms used by various colleges and universities to designate the T/D work product. When necessary, distinctions are drawn.