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Good essay writing : A social sciences guide

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Good essay writing : A social sciences guide
Title
Good essay writing
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A social sciences guide
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eng
Summary
This book sets out proven approaches and techniques which can help everyone write good essays. Extensively revised and updated in this fourth edition, "Good Essay Writing" includes new material such as: a chapter on essay planning, focusing on literature searching (using online materials), note-taking and formulating an argument; a comparison of essay writing to exam writing; the use of academic language, vocabulary and register, and its 'accuracy and appropriateness; and more exemplar material used throughout the chapters. The authors focus on answering key questions students face when preparing essays - What do tutors look for when marking my essay? What kind of skills do I need as I progress through my course? How can I avoid inadvertent plagiarism? What are the protocols for referencing? Encapsulated in easy to digest summaries, this new edition shows you how to approach different types of essay questions, addresses common worries, and provides extensive use of worked examples including complete essays which are fully analysed and discussed. Each chapter also includes suggested further reading and there is an extensive glossary. "Good Essay Writing" is highly recommended for anyone studying social sciences who wants to brush up on their essay writing skills and achieve excellent grades
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Redman, Peter
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Maples, Wendy
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  • Academic writing
  • Social sciences
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Good essay writing : A social sciences guide
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  • Previous ed.: 2005
  • Introduction What Is a Social Science Essay? Stages of Writing, from Preparation to Final Version Matching the Answer to the Question Reading, Note-Taking and Literature Searches Thinking Critically and Formulating an Argument Writing Introductions Writing the Main Section Writing Conclusions Referencing Some Common Worries What Tutors Look for When Marking Essays Examples of Student Essays
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
ocn768966779
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
4th ed.
Extent
vii, 171 pages
Isbn
9780857023711
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illustrated
Label
Good essay writing : A social sciences guide
Publication
Note
  • Previous ed.: 2005
  • Introduction What Is a Social Science Essay? Stages of Writing, from Preparation to Final Version Matching the Answer to the Question Reading, Note-Taking and Literature Searches Thinking Critically and Formulating an Argument Writing Introductions Writing the Main Section Writing Conclusions Referencing Some Common Worries What Tutors Look for When Marking Essays Examples of Student Essays
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
ocn768966779
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
4th ed.
Extent
vii, 171 pages
Isbn
9780857023711
Other physical details
illustrated

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