Making Sense: A Student's Guide to Research and Writing by Margot NortheyMaking Sense: A Student's Guide to Research and Writing by Margot Northey

Making Sense: A Student's Guide to Research and Writing

byMargot Northey, Joan Mckibbin

Paperback | March 4, 2015

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An indispensable guide for students in any discipline, the original volume of the bestselling Making Sense series offers a comprehensive overview of the general principles of style, grammar, and usage, while covering issues such as how to conduct academic research, how to write essays, and howto document sources.
Margot Northey is a specialist in communications and the former dean of the School of Business at Queen's University. Joan McKibbin teaches communication and computer applications at St Lawrence College.
Title:Making Sense: A Student's Guide to Research and WritingFormat:PaperbackDimensions:240 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.46 inPublished:March 4, 2015Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0199010161

ISBN - 13:9780199010165

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Table of Contents

1. Writing and Thinking2. Writing an Essay3. Writing a Book Report4. Writing a Lab Report5. Writing a Business Report6. Using Illustrations7. Documenting Sources8. Giving an Oral Presentation9. Writing Examinations10. Writing a Resume and Letter of Application11. Writing with Style12. Common Errors in Grammar and Usage13. Punctuation14. Misused Words and PhrasesGlossaryIndex