Your thesis proposal will likely include terms that are not widely known outside of your discipline. These terms include particular theoretical constructs, formulas, operational definitions that differ from colloquial definitions, schools of thought and discipline-specific acronyms. This part of your proposal offers the reader a list of definitions of these terms.
- How you define such terms could considerably affect how the reader understands your thesis
- Be sure you use these terms in a consistent fashion throughout your proposal and thesis
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Perhaps you are unfamiliar with the topic. If so, you may need to read some basic texts, such as an encyclopedia article, to become more familiar with the topic.
It merely proves that Dannar’s statement in the preface of his Thesis is correct.
That thesis will make or mar you as far as your first job goes.