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The Postgraduate Research Handbook: Succeed with Your MA, MPhil, EdD and PhD

The Postgraduate Research Handbook: Succeed with Your MA, MPhil, EdD and PhD

by: Gina Wisker

 

An accessible, rigorous guide through research for all postgraduate students including international students, largely involved in MA, MPhil, EdD and PhD study. Advice, support and both active and reflective tasks take readers through the stages of research. These range from choosing a university...


ISBN: 9780333747773

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

Subject: Contemporary UK, Education

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Research Methods for Postgraduates

Research Methods for Postgraduates

by: Tony Greenfield

 

This new edition of 'Research Methods for Postgraduates' is a response both to the success of the first edition and to the rapid change in methods and technology in this area. This book is unique in bringing together guidance for postgraduate students on how to organise plan and do research from...


ISBN: 9780340806562

Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd

Subject: Contemporary UK, Education

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Enigmas of History: Myths, Mysteries and Madness from Around the World

Enigmas of History: Myths, Mysteries and Madness from Around the World

by: Alan Baker

 

History is replete with unanswered questions regarding our own past and that of the world in which we live. Some of these questions are mere curiosities; others are of the profoundest importance to our cultural identity and have a serious bearing on our future. Each self-contained chapter in The...


ISBN: 9781845963361

Publisher: Mainstream Publishing

Subject: Contemporary UK, History

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A Shortcut Through Time: The Path to A Quantum Computer

A Shortcut Through Time: The Path to A Quantum Computer

by: George Johnson

 

The newest Pentium chip powering PCs and laptops contains 40 million electronic switches packed onto a piece of silicon about the size of a thumbnail. Several years from now, if this incredible shrinking continues, a single chip will hold a billion switches, then a trillion. The logical...


ISBN: 9780099452171

Publisher: Vintage

Subject: Contemporary UK, Popular science

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50 Success Classics: Winning Wisdom for Work and Life from Fifty Landmark Books

50 Success Classics: Winning Wisdom for Work and Life from Fifty Landmark Books

by: Tom Butler-Bowdon

 

We are all seeking answers to how to achieve life success. In "50 Success Classics" Tom Butler-Bowdon goes back to basics, to find the classic books on staying true to ourselves and fulfilling our potential. "50 Success Classics" will help you on the path to fullfilling your potential in a...


ISBN: 9781857883336

Publisher: Nicholas Brealey Publishing

Subject: Psychology, Contemporary UK

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Buzan's Book of Mental World Records

Buzan's Book of Mental World Records

by: Tony Buzan

 

The motto of the Olympic Games is faster, higher, stronger. And yet there are physical limits to what the athletic human body can achieve. Not so with the mind. The abilities of the human mind know no limit, and nowhere is this more apparent than in the sphere of mental world records. In this...


ISBN: 9781904468172

Publisher: D&B Publishing

Subject: Contemporary UK, Education

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On Air: The ''Guardian'' Guide to Broadcast Journalism

On Air: The ''Guardian'' Guide to Broadcast Journalism

by: Chris Alden

 

On Air is the definitive guide to the world of broadcasting from the Guardian's team of specialized media journalists. A comprehensive, accessible and authoritative guide to pursuing a career in broadcast journalism, with contributions by leading television and radio presenters. From writing...


ISBN: 9781843542070

Publisher: Atlantic Books

Subject: Contemporary UK, Media

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Bertrand Russell's Best

Bertrand Russell's Best

by: Bertrand Russell

 

'The cream of the great man's satire, witty, pungent quotes from variety of his writings.'-Evening News 'Pungent quotations that underline russell's views on dogmatic authority as one of the greatest obstacles to human advancement.'- Times Educational Supplement. 'Contains the pick of his...


ISBN: 9780415094399

Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd

Subject: Contemporary UK, Philosophy

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Nothing Sacred: Selected Writings

Nothing Sacred: Selected Writings

by: Angela Carter

 

'In the pursuit of magnificence, nothing is sacred,' says Angela Carter, and magnificence is indeed her own achievement. One of the most acclaimed novelists of her generation, her work as a journalist and critic was no less original. Long autobiographical pieces on her life in South Yorkshire and...


ISBN: 9780860682691

Publisher: Little, Brown Book Group

Subject: Contemporary UK, Biographies

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A Philosophical Enquiry into the Origin of Our Ideas of the Sublime and Beautiful

A Philosophical Enquiry into the Origin of Our Ideas of the Sublime and Beautiful

by: Edmund Burke

 

An eloquent and sometimes even erotic book, the Philosophical Enquiry was long dismissed as a piece of mere juvenilia. However, Burke's analysis of the relationship between emotion, beauty, and art form is now recognized as not only an important and influential work of aesthetic theory, but also...


ISBN: 9780192835802

Publisher: Oxford University Press

Subject: Contemporary UK, Philosophy

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