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Dedicating the dissertation to someone is a way to honor them.
After putting so much work into this paper, it is a chance for the student to recognize the people who influenced the process.
While the committee members should be included for political reasons, the librarians and researchers should be acknowledged because they actually contributed to the completion of the dissertation.
Academic writing is not a simple task that requires basic understanding on paragraph developing so that whenever you are assigned some work to do, all you have to do is put down on the information you know about the subject on paper and call it a day.
As students create their dissertation, they spend weeks agonizing over the research, outlines and writing.
At the end of the process, there is unfortunately another detail to worry about: the dissertation dedication.
I dedicate this dissertation to my ninth grade teacher who inspired my pursuit of economics.
For my father who helped me in all things great and small.