The thesis should be no less than 17,500 words, approximately 70 pages, and no more than 22,500 words, approximately 90 pages. Its documentation must conform to the requirements of the MLA Style Manual. Regulations regarding formatting, pagination, grade and size of paper, abstracts, reproduction, microfilming, binding, and the constitution of the examining board are prescribed by the Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research. Please attend to these regulations by consulting Carleton’s Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research website.