Some critical success factors in doctoral thesis [presentation]

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  • Different components to success in a doctoral thesis in the humanities and social sciences, especially in social communication.
  • Calendar and possible structure of a doctoral thesis in social communication •General characterization of an academic research
  • General structure of deliverables
  • Critical factors for success in academic publications (papers) •Structure and quality criteria in papers
  • Criteria and sources for selecting magazines
  • The golden rule: evidence-based research requires frequent use of CRAI/UPF Library resources
  • General advices about how to conduct a doctoral thesis
  • Selected references in how to do a doctoral thesis, literary reviews, case studies and how to synthetize results

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