This book is designed to help students to achieve an understanding of the practical and theoretical issues involved in a doctorate in education, and how to link their studies with their professional experience.
The chapters provide a detailed examination of all aspects of completing a doctorate in education: from research methodologies, to the analysis of data, reflection on the student's own experience, and the critical issues involved in writing a thesis. Detailed case study material is used throughout.
The editors are experienced supervisors of EdD courses and have created an essential companion for all education students pursuing a doctorate.
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Choosing To Do a Doctorate in Education Organising and Planning Your Research Developing a Literature Review Ethics: Issues, Dilemmas and Problems Developing Theoretical Frameworks Methodological Considerations Collecting Data Analysing Data The Writing Process The Examining Process Sharing Your Research Findings