As alluded to in the comments, there is no generic right answer: the number will depend strongly on the nature of your thesis, the state of the literature related to it, and your personal scholastic style nevertheless, in the spirit of engineering approximations, i will supply you with some rough guidelines. Basic format to reference a phd dissertation [#] author(s) initial(s) surname(s), “title of dissertation,” phd dissertation, abbrev dept, abbrev univ, city of univ , abbrev state, year referencing elements to cite: [#] reference number ( matching the in-text citation number) author's first initial author's second initial, if. Chooprayoon, v (2011) a study of factors influencing the adoption of e- commerce technology in small and medium enterprises (smes) in the kingdom of thailand (phd thesis, murdoch university) retrieved from http:// researchrepositorymurdocheduau/5802/ mendeley reference using apa: chooprayoon, v (2011. Please visit pages 207 and 208 in the publication manual of the american psychological association (american psychological association, 2010) for more information and examples, but see below for three general examples: doctoral dissertation or master's thesis from a database service author, a a.
Michael - good question - but you would have to quantify what you meant by citing a doctoral thesis and where in most cases, i would argue, it's fine to cite it you are at liberty to cite an unpublished phd thesis in journal/public articles - hence why most citation conventions ie apa identify how to do so it's obviously more. Elements of the reference author - last name, initial(s) (year) title of thesis - italicised (unpublished doctoral dissertation or master's thesis) name of institution, location. Use italics and sentence-style capitalization for dissertation / thesis titles identify the work as a doctoral dissertation or master's thesis in parentheses after the title if the paper was retrieved through a library database, give the accession or order number at the end of the reference this can be located within the first pages.
Doctoral academy your phd thesis submission key stages alternative format submission deadlines notice forms and nomination of examiners presentation regulations electronic submission thesis binding where to submit your thesis viva/oral exam getting your result graduation plagiarism and. On 24 april, peter zubkov will defend his phd thesis 'the grammar of binding: a study with reference to russian. Author: panasuk, n last name first, abbreviate first and middle names end with a period year of publication: (2008) in parentheses list the year of publication, which appears on the title page or the title page verso (back side of title page) follow the parentheses with a period title & subtitle of the book:. In this tutorial, we present a new method to reviewing scholarly literature and drafting a thesis using mind mapping software, pdf readers, and reference managers this tutorial focuses on writing a phd thesis however, the presented methods are likewise applicable to planning and writing a bachelor.
Reference list shown with english harvard style azioune, a, ben slimane, a, hamou, l a, pleuvy, a, chehimi, m m, perruchot, c & armes, s p (2004) synthesis and characterization of active ester-functionalized po lypyrrole-silica nanoparticles: application to the. Theses thesis - unpublished thesis - online the format here should be used to cite an unpublished thesis note the title of the unpublished thesis is not italicised and is placed in quotation marks use the format for books if citing a published thesis general format. Unpublished phd thesis university of bedfordshire if you are referencing a thesis from an online repository you can add: available at: url (accessed: date) example: appleton, pr (2009) examining perfectionism in elite junior athletes: measurement and development issues phd thesis university of bedfordshire.
Reference list – print examples healey, d (2005) attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder and creativity: an investigation into their relationship (unpublished doctoral thesis) university of canterbury, christchurch, new zealand hood, k e s (2008) on beyond boo horror literature for children (unpublished doctoral. The bibliography or list of references appears after the body of the document it is a complete listing of all cited resources used to create your document even though journal model authors may have individual reference sections for each article, this complete reference list of all citations must appear at. S birch, dolphin-human interaction effects: frequency mediated psychophysiological responses in biological systems, phd dissertation, dept elect and comput syst eng, monash univ, victoria, australia, 1997. This is how you would list your references at the end of your phd thesis in alphabetical order by author example references cameron, b (minister for corrections, victoria) 2007, construction begins on high security unit, media release, victoria, 28 march, viewed 16 april 2007, douglas, n.
In the bibliography, reference the same as the print thesis also, but add at the end (in the harvard uts style): viewed day month year, kerr, ak 2009, ' you'll never walk alone: the use of brand equity frameworks to explore the team identification of the satellite supporter ', phd thesis, university.
Article, book, booklet, inbook, incollection, inproceedings ≈ conference, manual, mastersthesis, phdthesis, misc, proceedings, tech report, unpublished address, o , o, o, o, o, o, o, o, o annote author, +, , o, ¹, +, +, o, +, o, +, + booktitle, +, + chapter, ², o crossref edition, o, o, o, o editor, , ¹, o, o, o howpublished, o, o. Yes, you are able to reference their work in your text, as long as you make clear in the bibliography what type of document (master thesis, phd thesis, institution) it is however, i would not consider it to be ideal if your work critically depends on such references in the sense that a central assumption or. Style, structure and presentation of the thesis, students may refer to additional style manuals or reference mtech degree student, and (b) the number of thesis supervisors plus five copies for a phd degree student examiners, additional copies of synopsis/abstract, and payment of thesis examination fees ( for phd.