It is nevertheless a good idea to work on a draft continuously.
Writing a good summary can be difficult, since it should only include the most important points of your work.
Paradoxically, the more you limit the scope, the more interesting it becomes.
This is because a narrower scope lets you clarify the problem and study it at greater depth, whereas very broad research questions only allow a superficial treatment.
Most readers will turn first to the summary (or abstract).
Use it as an opportunity to spur the reader’s interest.
This section describes the main elements of a written thesis for the Norwegian bachelor’s and master’s degrees.
Although the organising principles described here are most clearly relevant for empirical theses, much of the advice is also relevant for theoretical work.
It should make a good impression and convince the reader why the theme is important and your approach relevant. What is considered a relevant background depends on your field and its traditions.
Background information might be historical in nature, or it might refer to previous research or practical considerations.