Results – Thesis Hub Knowledge Sharing Platform for Researchers. Sat, 16 Dec 2017 21:17:21 +0000 en-US hourly 1 5 Methods to Distinguish and Identify Your Own Research Contribution from Others Sat, 28 May 2016 21:02:00 +0000 Methods to Distinguish and Identify Your Contribution The fact that you are so familiar with what you did means that your own contribution is obvious to you — but it may not be obvious to your reader. One way to make sure that your own contribution is clear and easy to identify is by marking it with […]]]> 3 Defining and Delimiting ‘the Study’ 5/5 Sat, 28 May 2016 00:21:45 +0000 The word ‘study’ can be confusing because it has several meanings, inter alia aninvestigation of certain phenomena, and a written report of such an investigation. However, for simplicity, in this guide ‘a study’ always refers to an investigation, and a manuscript describing an investigation is referred to as ‘a paper’. Clearly, before starting to write […]]]> Drafting Papers: The Study ​Anomalies Thu, 26 May 2016 09:26:53 +0000 Anomalies comprise a class of novelties (and/or limitations, depending on the context) that need to be especially carefully addressed. MiltonWainwright, of Sheffield University, often used to remark that ‘anomalies should be cherished’. By this he meant that when results that conflict with previous results, or orthodox views, are obtained they should be carefully recorded and […]]]>