Quality Research Papers: For Students of Religion and Theology

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Zondervan, Jun 26, 2009 - Religion - 288 pages
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Nancy Vyhmeister's Quality Research Papers is fast becoming a standard reference textbook for writing research papers in the field of religion and theology. It takes the student from the beginning assignment of a paper through the research phase to the finished paper. This second edition gives improvements and added material for such things as the expanding field of online research and doing church-related research in a professional manner. Resources for doing research are updated throughout the book.

  

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Review: Quality Research Papers: For Students of Religion and Theology

User Review  - Adam T Calvert - Goodreads

This is by far the most helpful resource I've encountered on the process of actually doing good, solid research. The author is very engaging in her writing style, yet very helpful in her material. I ... Read full review

Review: Quality Research Papers: For Students of Religion and Theology

User Review  - Anafalz - Goodreads

Nothing extraordinary. An acceptable primer for the research process without being buried in deep technicalities. It is also a good quick reference type of book when you are hung up on an issue. Read full review

Contents

LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS
INTRODUCTION
chapter 1WHAT IS RESEARCH?
chapter 2USING THE LIBRARY
chapter 3TAMING THE INTERNET1
chapter 4CHOOSING A TOPIC
chapter 5PLANNING RESEARCH
chapter 6PREPARINGBIBLIOGRAPHIES
chapter 15DESCRIPTIVE RESEARCH
chapter 16PROGRAMDEVELOPMENTAS RESEARCH
chapter 17THE CASE STUDYAS RESEARCH
chapter 18MISCELLANEOUSTHEOLOGICAL WRITING
chapter 19STATISTICS TABLES AND GRAPHS1
chapter 20THESES ANDDISSERTATIONS
chapter 21DOCTOR OFMINISTRY PROJECTS
CONCLUSION

chapter 7RESEARCH THINKING
chapter 8RESEARCH READING
WHY WHEN AND HOW
chapter 10REFERENCE NOTESAND BIBLIOGRAPHICALENTRIES COMPARED
chapter 11ORGANIZING THE PAPER
chapter 12WRITING THE PAPER
chapter 13FORMATTINGTHE PAPER
chapter 14BIBLICAL EXEGESISAS RESEARCH
Appendix AAPA CITATION STYLE
Appendix BTRANSLITERATION OF BIBLICAL LANGUAGES
Appendix CLIST OF COMMON ABBREVIATIONS
Appendix DTIPS FOR THE TYPIST
SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY
INDEX
Copyright

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About the author (2009)

Nancy Vyhmeister (EdD, Andrews University) has fifty years of experience in teaching future pastors and professors not only in the United States but throughout the world. She continues to have a global ministry in her retirement years. She has authored several books, both in Spanish and English, including a Greek grammar book for Spanish-speaking students. She was editor of Women in Ministry: Biblical and Historical Perspectives. She currently resides with her husband in Loma Linda, California.

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