B – Writing a structured abstract for the thesis

Hartley J. Writing a structured abstract for the thesis. Psychology Teaching Review 2010;16(1):98-100

An analysis of sources containing advices on how to write abstracts for the PhD. Advices could not be appropriate for every situation. For these reasons, students should check their institution’s regulations, examine the abstracts written for previous theses in their departments, and consult with their supervisor(s) about what is required. Even if only one structured abstract is cited, headings under which an abstract can be structured are suggested.