Proposals That Work
SAGE, 2014 - Social Science - 383 pages
Previous editions of this book have helped well over 100,000 students and professionals write effective proposals for dissertations and grants. Covering all aspects of the proposal process, from the most basic questions about form and style to the task of seeking funding, Locke/Spirduso/Silverman’s Proposals That Work offers clear advice backed up with excellent examples. In the fifth edition, the authors have included a discussion of the effects of new technologies and the Internet on the proposal process, with URLs listed where appropriate. In addition, there are new sections covering alternative forms of proposals and dissertations and the role of academic rigor in research. As always, the authors have included a number of specimen proposals, two that are completely new to this edition, to help shed light on the important issues surrounding the writing of proposals. Clear, straightforward, and reader friendly, Proposals That Work is a must own for anyone considering writing a proposal for a thesis, a dissertation, or a grant.
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THE FUNCTION OF THE PROPOSAL
DOING THE RIGHT THING THE HABIT OF TRUTH
DEVELOPING THE THESIS OR DISSERTATION PROPOSAL SOME COMMON PROBLEMS
CONTENT OF THE PROPOSAL IMPORTANT CONSIDERATIONS
PREPARATION OF PROPOSALS FOR QUALITATIVE RESEARCH DIFFERENT ASSUMPTIONS
PROPOSALS FOR MIXED METHOD RESEARCH
STYLE AND FORM IN WRITING THE PROPOSAL
THE ORAL PRESENTATION
PREPARATION OF THE GRANT PROPOSAL
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ANNOTATED BIBLIOGRAPHY OF SUPPLEMENTARY REFERENCES