how to write an abstract dissertation example
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A separate abstract is published in Dissertation Abstracts International by Proquest. This abstract must be carefully formatted and prepared to give a succinct account of the dissertation, including a statement of the problem, procedure and methods, results, and conclusions. There is no maximum permissible length for the abstract. The abstract for publication by Proquest must be signed by a member of the Reading Committee.
Reading Committee Member: (name)
Read the narrative for this stage on the University of Minnesota (UMN) website, then use the links listed below to update the links in the narrative and to locate UCF resources equivalent to those described for UMN.
Step 2: Review your introduction, conclusion, grant proposals, and other documents that you have written. Most likely you have already written parts of your abstract in these documents.
Please read about the annotations (PDF) to help you make the most of the two examples.
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