Books by Rowena Murray

How to Survive your Viva

Defines criteria, practices and arrangements. Research-based recurring questions. Strategies for strong answers. Advice on how to condense your thesis into answers to questions.

How to write a Thesis

Key guidance on structuring a thesis in any discipline, developing good writing habits, beating writer’s block, understanding the assessment process, with lots of practical tips, outlines, visual displays, timetables for writing and examples. Written in an accessible style.

Writing for Academic Journals

Research-informed practical advice. Covers the whole process of writing a journal article, from targeting a journal to dealing with reviewers’ feedback. Shows how to write abstracts, produce detailed outlines and generate and revise drafts.

How to write a Thesis

This book is for postgraduate students who are just starting to teach at university. Key features: accessible guidelines, basic advice, practical approach, small doses of theory, current debates, templates for preparing classes and frameworks for teaching portfolios.

The Handbook of Academic Writing

Addresses how we can integrate writing into our working lives: by managing institutional processes, developing rhetorical strategies, changing writing behaviours and understanding writing contexts.

How to be an Effective Supervisor

This book is for those doing courses on teaching in higher education. It explains what is meant by the scholarship of teaching and learning and provides information on key theories and debates. This book will also help with Fellowship applications.

The Scholarship of Teaching

This book is for those doing courses on teaching in higher education. It explains what is meant by the scholarship of teaching and learning and provides information on key theories and debates. This book will also help with Fellowship applications.

Writing in Social Spaces

This book is all about solving the problem of making time and space for writing. It is a research-based, theorised approach to the skill of writing. It explains and evidences the benefits of various ways of applying social processes in the writing process.

The Positioning & Making of Female Professors

Examines the experiences and stories of female professors.  Explores how careers were 'made' rather than focusing on stumbling blocks.  Uses various theoretical and methodological approaches to understand how women navigate the process of becoming a professor.

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The Joy of Writing

Drawings and texts explore connections between people, places and the 'stuff' of writing, expressing the unsaid, witnessing moments that give writing its anguish and joy.

Rowena Murray books in translation

Academic Writing
Como Escribir para Publicar en Revistas Academicas
How to Survive Viva
How to write thesis
Makale Nasil Yazilir
Ted Nasil Yazilir

Chapter contributions by Rowena Murray

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