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Does the abstract count in the word count?

Does the abstract count in the word count?

You must include a short (250 word) abstract of your dissertation: this is not included in the word count. You may include books in your bibliography that you do not cite in your dissertation, but that have been formative in your thinking.

Is the abstract counted as a page?

That varies from a publisher to another. Generally speaking, however, the abstract is included. The page count would typically include the title, abstract, paper body, references, and biographies (but not the appendix).

Do you need an abstract to sell a house?

Do you Need an Abstract to Sell a House? Many states don’t use the title abstract any longer. They often opt for the quicker title search and title insurance. Lenders require title insurance on all loans and owners are encouraged to purchase an owner’s policy to protect themselves.

Who prepares an abstract of title?

An abstractor [or abstracter] of title is a person who prepares and certifies the condensed history (known as an abstract of title) of the ownership of a particular parcel of real estate, consisting of a summary of the original grant and all subsequent conveyances and encumbrances affecting the property.