AUTHORS: Andreatta/Andreatta - ©2012
Full of practical tips and tools and useful personal advice, NAVIGATING THE RESEARCH UNIVERSITY: A GUIDE FOR FIRST-YEAR STUDENTS, 3E, provides you with a comprehensive introduction to education at a research institution. The text is designed to support you at a broad range of research universities by helping you understand research, the role it plays in the university, and the basic methodologies used in a variety of disciplines. The author guides you in developing the skills necessary for achieving academic success, including critical thinking, thoughtful analysis, and effective writing. In addition, the text includes valuable insights into the personal and working issues you may encounter as a new and aspiring member of a community of scholars.