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The Resource Critical reading and writing for postgraduates, Mike Wallace and Alison Wray

Critical reading and writing for postgraduates, Mike Wallace and Alison Wray

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Critical reading and writing for postgraduates
Title
Critical reading and writing for postgraduates
Statement of responsibility
Mike Wallace and Alison Wray
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Language
eng
Summary
Focusing on critical reading and self-critical writing, this book is suitable for postgraduate students and early-career academics. It contains tools for analysing texts and structuring critical reviews, and incorporates exercises and worked examples drawn from the social sciences
Cataloging source
UKM
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1950-
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Wallace, Mike
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Wray, Alison
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  • Critical thinking
  • Study skills
  • Academic writing
Label
Critical reading and writing for postgraduates, Mike Wallace and Alison Wray
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Previous ed.: 2006
Bibliography note
Includes index
Contents
Part one: Becoming a critical reader and self-critical writer: What it means to be critical -- Making a critical choice -- Getting started on critical choice -- Getting critical on critical reading -- Getting started on self-critical writing -- Creating a comparative critical summary -- Part two: Developing an In-Depth Analysis: The key to a mental map for exploring the literature -- The argument components: Knowledge, literature, intellectual projects -- Developing a critcal analysis of a text -- A worked example of a critical analysis -- Developing your argument in writing a crtical review of a text -- Part Three: Putting your critical review to work: Focusing and building up your critical literature review -- Integrating critical literature reviews into your dissertation -- Tools for structuring a dissertation -- Using the literature in research papers and oral presentation
Control code
ocn663446531
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
x, 252 p.
Isbn
9781849205610
Label
Critical reading and writing for postgraduates, Mike Wallace and Alison Wray
Publication
Note
Previous ed.: 2006
Bibliography note
Includes index
Contents
Part one: Becoming a critical reader and self-critical writer: What it means to be critical -- Making a critical choice -- Getting started on critical choice -- Getting critical on critical reading -- Getting started on self-critical writing -- Creating a comparative critical summary -- Part two: Developing an In-Depth Analysis: The key to a mental map for exploring the literature -- The argument components: Knowledge, literature, intellectual projects -- Developing a critcal analysis of a text -- A worked example of a critical analysis -- Developing your argument in writing a crtical review of a text -- Part Three: Putting your critical review to work: Focusing and building up your critical literature review -- Integrating critical literature reviews into your dissertation -- Tools for structuring a dissertation -- Using the literature in research papers and oral presentation
Control code
ocn663446531
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
x, 252 p.
Isbn
9781849205610

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