As I near the submission date for my dissertation, currently scheduled for April 1, I’ve started putting together some of the ‘bits’ of the document that you can’t really do until the end. One of these bits is the abstract, which I’ve found can’t be reliably written until the project has shown you what it really is, and you’ve figured out that what you thought you were doing three years ago is not what you ended up doing at all. The following is the current draft of my abstract: This project follows two paths, distinct but impacting upon one another. The first path concerns perceptionsRead More →