Everest, the Final Furlong: Completing a PhD

Halsall, Martyn (2009) Everest, the Final Furlong: Completing a PhD. In: Research FEST 2009, July 2009, University of Cumbria.

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Abstract

This presentation is about completing an academic mountain; the personal intellectual Everest of a PhD. Each doctorate is different, that is part of its purpose, but I hope any references to my own experience will apply to yours. I will try not to employ the Everest metaphor to the point of oxygen starvation, but hope that some references will prove helpful. Otherwise this presentation is something of a hybrid, between the closing section of ‘Gardeners’ Question Time’ on Radio 4 and a Dublin literary pub tour.

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URI: http://insight.cumbria.ac.uk/id/eprint/830

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