It seems to me that every book reminds me of writing a dissertation.
This past May, missing her husband and 5-year-old daughter, she returned to Dhaka to write her dissertation.
There's a dissertation topic lurking in this question for some aspiring economist.
I think my dissertation and Sears's book have two different definitions of attachment.
It would take a dissertation to detail all the help the government gave AIG.
It was a dissertation on immortality, attempting by scientific arguments to prove its impossibility.
It is the aim of the present dissertation to accomplish this.
Vehemence of character counts for more than completeness of doctrine, and they crave a battle-cry, not a dissertation.
And accordingly they stand beyond the range of this dissertation.
The matter is appropriate for a dissertation, which would be as instructive as many other dissertations on matters of antiquity.
1610s, "discussion, debate," from Latin dissertationem (nominative dissertatio) "discourse," noun of action from past participle stem of dissertare "debate, argue, examine, harangue," frequentative of disserere "discuss, examine," from dis- "apart" (see dis-) + serere "to arrange words" (see series). Sense of "formal, written treatise" is 1650s.