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Becoming an academic writer : 50 exercises for paced, productive, and powerful writing
Title:
Becoming an academic writer : 50 exercises for paced, productive, and powerful writing
Edition:
Second edition.
Publication Information:
Los Angeles : SAGE, [2017]
ISBN:
9781483376257

9781452289366
Physical Description:
xxv, 266 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
Get ready to practice -- Part I. Practice becoming a productive academic writer -- Establish and maintain the "write" habit -- Practice building academic vocabulary -- Polish grammar -- Get feedback -- Edit and proofread -- Part II. Practice writing sections of journal articles, research reports, and grant applications -- Exercises for writing introductions, purpose statements, or specific aims sections -- Exercises for writing the methods section -- Exercises for writing the results/findings section -- Exercises for writing the discussion or conclusion section -- Exercise for writing abstracts -- Appendix A. Reading- & -Writing: How to stop making the literature review an excuse of r not writing.
Abstract:
A practical workbook of 50 exercises, helping you build your writing skills and master the specifics of academic writing.
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