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This is misleading and greatly weakens his central thesis. The Times Literary Supplement (2013)The central thesis of the book turns on the idea of an imperial project. The Times Literary Supplement (2010)The central thesis is that architecture shapes us just as much as we shape it. Times, Sunday Times (2014)He was awarded the degree for a thesis on character recognition. Times, Sunday Times (2011)But one thesis about why poverty is so often paired with low intellectual attainment could prove seismic. Times, Sunday Times (2006)He knows it because he did a university thesis on it. Times, Sunday Times (2011) Write from a thesis that you can support with specific data that you have read or collected from your interviews. Between Worlds: A Reader, Rhetoric and Handbook (1995)But back to the original thesis. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The book's central thesis is that sadness seems always to have existed. Times, Sunday Times (2007)But we're getting away from the central thesis. Times, Sunday Times (2010)There is no thesis, no original viewpoint. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Perhaps this is because his book was originally a doctoral thesis and it has not fully shaken off the shackles of its original form. The Times Literary Supplement (2013)Her central thesis is that women have been forced to deny their true nurturing nature by the social pressure to succeed in the workplace. Times, Sunday Times (2007)I was halfway through a doctoral thesis on piloting techniques for space rendezvous. Times, Sunday Times (2007)She had done all the research for her thesis and knew the results, but she wanted help with the final draft. Times, Sunday Times (2011)It was a long speech but an engaging one, its thesis being that music can heal the disconnect between our best and worst impulses. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Norfolk gentry in the 15th century - my university thesis? Times, Sunday Times (2016)Her university thesis was on'European nihilism '. Times, Sunday Times (2015)He gained first-class honours in history in 1933 and held a research fellowship while writing his doctoral thesis. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Whether or not you buy his central thesis, you're bound to be struck by some of his findings. Times, Sunday Times (2015)
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Translations for 'thesis'
British English: thesis NOUN
A thesis is an idea or theory that is expressed as a statement and is discussed in a logical way.
This thesis does not stand up to close inspection.
Definition of thesis from the Collins English Dictionary
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