Wrestling With Issues Around Your Dissertation?
This book is for you . . .
Challenges in Writing Your Dissertation:
Coping With the Emotional, Interpersonal, and Spiritual Struggles
by Noelle Sterne, Ph.D.
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∗ Other how-to-write-your dissertation books deal with the structure and contents of the dissertation, and they are excellent resources.
∗ Challenges in Writing Your Dissertation addresses the surrounding, often overlooked or ignored but crucial aspects that can delay your completion and prolong your agony. As the subtitle of this handbook indicates, these are the emotional, interpersonal, and even spiritual issues.
∗ A longtime dissertation coach and substantive editor, in this book, as in my practice, I am your coach, editor, motivator, cheerleader, professional friend, ego soother, thought facilitator, stressed student solution-supplier, and “academic nag.”
∗ In the fifteen chapters of Challenges, and with a straightforward, colloquial style, I offer you discussions, anecdotes, questions, exercises, checklists, role play scripts, and affirmative spiritual statements to help you get through and complete your dissertation.