Mind Map and Write Your Dissertation or Publish
Writer's Web: The Thesis Statement
We know that steady everyday progress is a crucial factor in finishing a PhD. In previous posts, we have seen productivity techniques to support us in taking more of these daily steps. Yet, a lot of walking does not necessarily get us anywhere. We need to know that we are actually getting past key reference points, closer to our final destination. The idea for this exercise comes from the doctoral and supervisor workshops about progress that we have been doing since , both in Estonia and in Spain.
Mapping Your Thesis
The Thesis Statement printable version here. A thesis statement is one of the greatest unifying aspects of a paper. It should act as mortar, holding together the various bricks of a paper, summarizing the main point of the paper "in a nutshell," and pointing toward the paper's development.
Developed in by Professor Joseph D. They have become quite helpful in the organization and formation of complex essays. Particularly useful for visual learners, concept maps allow students to see patterns and connections between ideas that may not have been originally apparent. They help create outlines for well-articulated intellectual arguments.