Success in Academic Writing by Trevor DaySuccess in Academic Writing by Trevor Day

Success in Academic Writing

byTrevor Day

Paperback | November 18, 2013

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Success in Academic Writing helps students to develop confidence, technique and clarity of purpose as a writer in their discipline. Trevor Day takes the reader through the complete writing process from understanding the task through researching, reading and planning, to drafting and composing, reviewing and finalising their copy with many self-study exercises included throughout.
Trevor Day an educational consultant and writing developer, with a background in science and social science. He has authored many books and has won or been short-listed for several educational literary prizes. He is a Development Manager for the Royal Literary Fund and is a writing consultant for several UK and overseas universities.
Title:Success in Academic WritingFormat:PaperbackDimensions:232 pages, 8.5 × 5.43 × 0.23 inPublished:November 18, 2013Publisher:Palgrave Higher EducationLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0230369707

ISBN - 13:9780230369702

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Table of Contents

Preface.- Acknowledgements.- 1. The Nature and Process of Academic Writing.- 2. Understanding the Nature of an Assignment.- 3. Kinds of Writing.- 4. Researching an Assignment.- 5. Being a Purposeful Reader and Note-Taker.- 6. Planning Your and Structuring Your Writing.- 7. Composing.- 8. Words and Images.- 9. Citing, Referencing and Avoiding Plagiarism.- 10. Reviewing and Editing Your Work.- 11. Using Technology to Help You.- 12. Moving Forward.- Glossary.- Answers.- Cited References and Further Reading.- Index.

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