The book from dissertation to book, second edition, william germano is published by university of chicago press. In writing a dissertation you figured out something important and explained it in a way your advisors would understand and validate for your book, you need to tell the story differently, with fresh insight, clarity, and a new readership in mind you' ll re-think audience, structure, and writing style find your authorial voice and. When a dissertation crosses my desk, i usually want to grab it by its metaphorical lapels and give it a good shake “you know something” i would say if it could hear me “now tell it to us in language we can understand” since its publication in 2005, from dissertation to book has helped thousands of young academic. This is when i metaphorically stumbled, via twitter, across william germano's book from dissertation to book, an extremely useful and accessible text first published in 2005 by university of chicago press i initially approached it with caution, thinking it would ultimately lead to a flurry of self-doubt, but what i. If you have finished your phd you are probably thinking of turning your dissertation into a book your phd thesis usually becomes your first monograph and helps you to start building a reputation in the academic world working on your first book is something that you may want to do during a post-doc.
From dissertation to book most of you are still months or years away from having to think about transforming your dissertations into books for some of you, this is an essential step in your careers for others, it is optional or even discouraged and yet, you may ultimately find that writing articles can be an unsatisfying. From dissertation to book by william germano, 9780226062044, available at book depository with free delivery worldwide. I was wondering if you could detail which aspects of a dissertation are most commonly tossed out when it is presented in book format for instance, while the majority of my dissertation is written as a book, i reserved an entire chapter for methodology i assume that section will be significantly condensed — if.
From dissertation to book, second edition by william germano chicago, il: university of chicago press, 2013, 165 pp, us$1800 paperback isbn 9780226062044. These resources were collected for a presentation at old dominion university's dissertation bootcamp on 07/20/16 a disclaimer: i haven't published a book yet so in that sense, please keep in mind that i'm speaking from a certain degree of inexperience my book manuscript is out for review, though, and.
From dissertation to book, second edition (chicago guides to writing, editing, and publishing) [william germano] on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers when a dissertation crosses my desk, i usually want to grab it by its metaphorical lapels and give it a good shake “you know something” i would say if it. The structural changes in higher education and scholarly publishing have raised new questions about the usefulness of the dissertation as precursor to scholarly publication this essay reconsiders the process of turning a dissertation into a book manuscript recent manuals about dissertation writing like. The nook book (ebook) of the from dissertation to book, second edition by william germano at barnes & noble free shipping on $25 or more.