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Book Grad school essentials : a crash course in scholarly skills / Zachary Shore.
Publication year: 
Call Number LB2395 .S545 2016
Media class: Book
Publisher: Oakland, California : University of California Press
ISBN: 9780520288294 0520288297 9780520288300 0520288300
Extent: 147 pages ; 22 cm
Total number of loans: 2
Loans this year: 2
Number of reservations: 0
What’s the hardest part of grad school? It’s not simply that the workload is heavy and the demands are high. It’s that too many students lack efficient methods to let them do their best. Professor Zachary Shore ... teaches you to master the five most crucial skills you need to succeed: how to read, write, speak, act, and research at a higher level. Each chapter in this no-nonsense guide outlines a unique approach to acquiring a skill and then demonstrates how to enhance it. Through these concrete, practical methods, Grad School Essentials will save you time, elevate the quality of your work, and help you to earn the degree you seek.
Introduction : the skills you need -- How to read, part I : dissecting a text -- How to read, part II : critiquing a text -- How to write -- How to speak -- How to act -- How to research.