The Resource From dissertation to book, William Germano

From dissertation to book, William Germano

Label
From dissertation to book
Title
From dissertation to book
Statement of responsibility
William Germano
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"All new PhD's hope that their dissertations will become books. But a dissertation is written for a committee, and a book for the larger world. Closing that gap is the subject of William Germano's From Dissertation to Book, the essential guide for academic writers who want to revise a doctoral thesis for publication. The author of Getting It Published, Germano draws upon his extensive experience in academic publishing to provide writers with a state-of-the-art view of how to turn a dissertation into a manuscript that publishers will notice." "Writers will find advice on such topics as rethinking the table of contents, taming runaway footnotes, shaping chapter length, and confronting the limitations of jargon, alongside helpful timetables for light or heavy revision." --Book Jacket
Member of
Cataloging source
ICU/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Germano, William P.
Index
index present
LC call number
PN162
LC item number
.G37 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
PN162
NLM item number
G3738 2013
Series statement
Chicago guides to writing, editing and publishing
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Editing
  • Authorship
  • Academic writing
  • Academic writing
  • Authorship
  • Editing
  • Dissertation
  • Edition
  • Marketing
  • Wissenschaftliche Literatur
  • Dissertations, Academic
  • Academic writing
  • Scholarly publishing
  • Doktorsavhandlingar
  • Författarskap
Label
From dissertation to book, William Germano
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Why this book -- Getting started, again? -- Nagging doubts -- The basic options -- Reading with an editor's eyes -- Planning and doing -- Getting into shape -- Making prose speak -- The snow globe and the machine -- What happens next -- Checklists
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
x, 167 pages
Isbn
9780226062044
Lccn
2013016560
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)841558924
  • (OCoLC)ocn841558924
Label
From dissertation to book, William Germano
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Why this book -- Getting started, again? -- Nagging doubts -- The basic options -- Reading with an editor's eyes -- Planning and doing -- Getting into shape -- Making prose speak -- The snow globe and the machine -- What happens next -- Checklists
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
x, 167 pages
Isbn
9780226062044
Lccn
2013016560
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)841558924
  • (OCoLC)ocn841558924

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