Inside Track to Academic Research, Writing & Referencing

Inside Track to Academic Research, Writing & Referencing

By: Mary Deane (author)Paperback

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Academic Research, Writing & Referencing will provide you with practical guidance and tips on searching for literature and referencing your sources in a scholarly manner, helping you to avoid plagiarism and to produce successful academic writing assignments whatever your course of study. With the in-depth understanding of the practice of integrating and referencing academic sources and research into your writing that this book delivers, you will be better prepared to deal with -- and succeed in - the full range of writing tasks that will be expected of you over the course of your academic studies and on into your chosen career.

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Contents

List of figures List of tables Foreword Introduction: entering the academy About the author Acknowledgements Part I: Academic integrity Introduction to Part 1 Chapter 1: Academic integrity Chapter 2: Avoiding plagiarism Part 2 Research Introduction to Part 2 Chapter 3: Locating sources Chapter 4: Assessing sources Chapter 5: Reading sources critically Part 3 Writing Introduction to Part 3 Chapter 6: Integrating sources by quoting Chapter 7: Integrating sources by paraphrasing Chapter 8: Integrating sources by summarising Chapter 9: Critiquing sources Part IV: Referencing Introduction to Part 4 Chapter 10: The Harvard Style Chapter 11: Academic disciplines and referencing systems Conclusion: succeeding in the academy Glossary Quiz answers List of references Bibliography Index

Product Details

  • publication date: 29/04/2010
  • ISBN13: 9781408236987
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 192
  • ID: 9781408236987
  • weight: 330
  • ISBN10: 1408236982

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