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Research Article

Dissertation to Journal Article: A Systematic Approach

Table 11

Seven rules.

RulesSpecific rule

1A summary of the dissertation will not suffice.
2Thick description is often necessary.
3Advantages of collaboration with colleagues.
4It is essential to adhere to guidelines and deadlines.
5“Revise and resubmit” is common.
6Be careful of electronic journals.
7Patience and persistence will pay.

Source: Bowen [4].