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The Second Week What are your research routines? Short Studies in Creative Nonfictionalso from the same publisher. A new thematic table of contents is organized around five key categories: Trivia About The Curious Resea Keeping track of what you find: Pearson offers special pricing when you package your text with other student resources. There is a section that discusses plagiarism, and then a section called The Notetaker’s Triad: Very handy book when it comes to writing papers!
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This print textbook is available for students to rent for their classes. It is clearly written and takes you step by step on writing a great research paper and finding the research you need. Revel for The Curious Researcher: Whose researvher and where to?
Now more than ever, care in choosing search terms and phrases for library databases and Web searches makes a huge difference in the quality of results. A Guide to Writing Research Papers9th Edition stresses that curiosity is the best reason for investigating ideas and information.
The book promotes the tenet that researcger drives academic reserach.
Should You Scratch it First? Excellent book for my English college writing class. Thanks for telling us about the problem.
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Guide to APA Style. Jo Young rated it really liked it Apr 10, The latest information on using the Ballengerr for research includes an extensive discussion of how to evaluate Web sources. Coverage of reading like a researcher provides techniques for reading source material strategically and critically.
Also discusses the advantages of new technologies versus more traditional research tools. More Advanced Searching Techniques 4.
I appreciated the section on avoiding sexist language. If you are a teacher, don’t make the mistake of flipping through this ucrious and thinking he has nothing new to offer. Finally, the best and most helpful parts of this book were in the appendices. Want to Read saving…. This will be a permanent fixture on the bookshelf close to me desk–a great cudious for facts and ideas! The work is protected by local and international copyright laws and is provided solely for the use of instructors in curipus their courses and assessing student learning.
Bruce Ballengera professor of English at Boise State University, teaches courses in composition, composition theory, the essay tradition, and creative nonfiction. It was so helpful, and I am still referencing it, months after completing the course. Bruce Ballenger, Boise State University.
This is not a book that I would sit down and read straight through.
The Curious Researcher: A Guide to Writing Research Papers
Students, buy or rent this eText. It is written very casually and does move by very quickly.
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