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Educational and Academic Writing

How to write textbooks and writing for students and academics.

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Getting it Published: A Guide for Scholars and Anyone Else Serious About Serious Books (Chicago Guides to Writing, Editing and Publishing)

William Germano
University of Chicago Press

Veteran academic editor shows you how to get published in this likeable tour of academic publishing, guiding you through the whole process but focusing on finding a publisher rather than the writing itself.

Educational and Academic Writing


Writing Your Dissertation: The bestselling guide to planning, preparing and presenting first-class work (The How to Series)

Derek Swetnam, Ruth Swetnam
How To Books

This book gives you the confidence, tools and techniques to produce a first-class dissertation. It offers practical guidelines for choosing a subject, structuring every aspect of your work., planning realistic timetables, selecting research methods and techniques, written style and presentation. Find out how to avoid common mistakes, the best way to present your work, and how to assess your dissertation in the same way as a university or college tutor does.

Educational and Academic Writing


Writing Successful Textbooks (Writing Handbooks)

Anthony Haynes
A & C Black Publishers Ltd

An experienced textbook editor offers an authoritative guide to the writing of textbooks for the school, college and professional markets. This practical book will help you to enter this competitive market, providing tips on the writing and useful case-studies, as well as showing you how to get a commission.

Educational and Academic Writing


Assignment and Thesis Writing

Jonathan Anderson
John Wiley & Sons

Clear guidelines are provided by this standard reference which assists students and academics in all aspects of writing.

Educational and Academic Writing


The Work Of Writing - Insights and Strategies for Academic and Professionals

Elizabeth Rankin

Big book which offers a wealth of useful advice for those who have to write, particularly professional non-writers. Uses stories to help make points.

Educational and Academic Writing


Writing Your Dissertation in Fifteen Minutes a Day

Joan Bolker
Owl Books

Although the fifteen minutes is a bit of a marketing ploy, this handy book really does help you to get started, with lots of tips for organising yourself and getting down to writing and completing your dissertation. Focuses on the thinking, writing and editing process, rather than about organising notes and library skills.

Educational and Academic Writing


How to Write and Publish a Scientific Paper

Robert A. Day
Greenwood Press

The author helps good scientists become good writers by providing a practical guide to the process of writing, organising, illustrating and submitting scientific research for publication in a scholarly scientific journal. This starts at a fairly basic level, but has useful specific information on things like how to use graphs and how to show information, as well as how to get published.

Educational and Academic Writing


The Student's Guide to Preparing Dissertations and Theses

Allison Brian, Race Phil (Higher Education Consultant University of Leeds)

Based on his own experience in teaching, the author has produced a guide which covers everything the student wants to know - from layout of the title page to producing a bibliography. Clear examples for each layout and design suggestions are provided in every chapter.

Educational and Academic Writing


Handbook for Academic Authors

Beth Luey
Cambridge University Press

Everything from choosing a publisher, negotiating a contract, submitting articles to journals, revising a dissertation and targeting your audience to a new chapter on electronic publishing.

Educational and Academic Writing


A Manual for Writers of Term Papers, Theses and Dissertations (Chicago Guides to Writing, Editing and Publishing)

Kate L Turabian
University of Chicago Press

Over 6 million copies have already been sold of this comprehensive and detailed guide, which includes coverage of the use of computers.

Educational and Academic Writing

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