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Helping doctoral students write
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Helping Doctoral Students Write offers a proven approach to effective doctoral writing. By treating research as writing and writing as research, the a...
Written corrective feedback for L2 development
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Written corrective feedback (CF) is a written response to a linguistic error that has been made in the writing of a text by a second language (L2) lea...

Professional writing
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Providing an analytical introduction to professional writing for different media, this text covers topics from management and journalism to public relations. It ranges from sentence structure to final delivery copy, offering valuable tips for both print and electronic media.
Referencing & understanding plagiarism
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This concise and user-friendly guide explains why referencing is an essential part of good writing and shows students how to reference correctly. It a...

Write to the point
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Writing tends to make people anxious, and with good reason. The first sentence of a job application letter can consign it to the bin. A speech inten...
Writing copy for dummies
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Tips on writing to consumers and business-to-businessCreate captivating, results-oriented, sales-generating copyNeed to produce winning copy for your ...

Copyediting & proofreading for dummies
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Turn your knack for language into a lucrative career Must-know techniques and resources for maximizing youraccuracy and speedInterested in becoming a ...
The copy book
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In 1995, the D&AD published a book on the art of writing for advertising. The then best-selling book remains an important reference work today-a b...

Creative writing exercises for dummies
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Turn your inspiration into a story with clear, expertguidance Creative Writing Exercises For Dummies is a step-by-stepcreative writing course designed...
Stylish academic writing
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Elegant data and ideas deserve elegant expression, argues Helen Sword in this lively guide to academic writing. For scholars frustrated with disciplin...

Writing feature articles
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Hennessy's classic text tells you everything you need to know about writing successful features. You will learn how to formulate and develop ideas and...
500 words you should know
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'This essential cornucopia aims to inspire you to use uncommon words in their original contex'- BooksellerEver wanted to ameliorate your atavistic l...

The copyeditor's handbook
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The Copyeditor's Handbook is a lively, practical manual for newcomers to publishing and for experienced editors who want to fine-tune their skills or ...
MLA handbook
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The Modern Language Association, the authority on research and writing, takes a fresh look at documenting sources in the eighth edition of the MLA Han...

The biomedical writer
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Co-authored by a leading ophthalmology researcher and a professor with fifteen years of experience teaching writing in the biomedical sciences, The Bi...
Do I make myself clear?
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Harry Evans has edited everything from the urgent files of battlefield reporters to the complex thought processes of Henry Kissinger, and he has been ...

The Fourth Estate
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This book examines the history of journalists and journalism in twentieth-century Ireland. While many media institutions have been subjected to histor...
The reader over your shoulder
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First published in 1947, The Reader Over Your Shoulder remains required reading for anyone who wants to write more clearly and artfully. Here editor A...

Take Great Notes
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Whether you're in a lecture or the library, it's easy to get information overload. Take Great Notes helps you figure out which points matter most, an...
Report writing
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Practical and concise, this is a student's essential guide to writing effective reports. It shows students how to tailor report structures and convent...

Computer-mediated communication in personal relationships
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This is the first collection of readings on computer-mediated communication focusing exclusively on interpersonal interactions. Examining messages exc...
A rulebook for arguments
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A Rulebook for Arguments is a succinct introduction to the art of writing and assessing arguments, organized around specific rules, each illustrated a...

The Bedford handbook
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Good student writers are curious, engaged and reflective. They read critically. They write with purpose. They know credible evidence makes them credible researchers. The Bedford Handbook, based on surveys with more than 1,000 first-year students, fosters these habits and offers more support than ever before for college reading and writing.

Writers' & artists' yearbook 2019
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This bestselling guide to all areas of publishing and the media is completely revised and updated every year. The Yearbook is packed with advice, insp...

How to write effective business English
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How to Write Effective Business English gives guidance to both native and non-native English speakers on how to express yourself clearly and concisely...
How to write and illustrate a scientific paper
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This compact and easy-to-read book contains essential advice on how to take a manuscript from planning right through to publication. It will help both...

New Oxford spelling dictionary
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Reissued to publish alongside New Hart's Rules and the New Oxford Dictionary for Writers and Editors, the New Oxford Spelling Dictionary is the autho...
The creative critic
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As practitioner-researchers, how do we discuss and analyse our work without losing the creative drive that inspired us in the first place? Built aroun...

Collins complete writing guide
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8 books condensed into one, this compendium writing guide is for everyone looking to improve their writing skills, grammar, spelling and punctuation i...
One minute plays
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Can you really write a play that lasts a minute? The one minute play offers a unique challenge to actors, directors and writers: how do you create a ...

Email essentials
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Reading, writing and managing e-mail is taking up an increasing amount of our time. But are we using it right? Just as body language helps you to make...
Thinking like a lawyer
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This primer on legal reasoning is aimed at law students and upper-level undergraduates. But it is also an original exposition of basic legal concepts ...

Write no matter what
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With growing academic responsibilities, family commitments, and inboxes, scholars are struggling to fulfill their writing goals. A finished book-or ev...
Creative criticism
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Including pieces by creative critics as varied as Anne Carson, Jacques Derrida, Geoff Dyer, H?l?ne Cixous, Ali Smith, and John Cage, this anthology an...

Becoming the News
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What does it feel like to be featured, quoted, or just named in a news story? A refugee family, the survivor of a shooting, a primary voter in Iowa—...
Lonely Planet's Travel Journal
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Lonely Planet's stationery selection continues to grow with this range of products developed by and for Lonely Planet's global team of travel writers....

The Chicago manual of style
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Technologies may change, but the need for clear and accurate communication never goes out of style. That is why for more than one hundred years The Ch...
The passion of Harry Bingo
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'The Passion of Harry Bingo' is the second volume of selected journalism from one of Scotland's most popular writers. It follows the highly successful publication in 2014 of 'Danderlust' and looks at Scotland in its post-Referendum years, the interests, activities and passions of its people and places.

The crime writer's guide to police practice and procedure
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The essential detective in your pocket-something to reach for when your writing needs that short, sharp shock of modern-day investigating Every writer...
Voice and vision
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It has become commonplace these days to speak of unpacking texts. Voice and Vision is a book about packing that prose in the first place. While hist...

Learn to write badly
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Modern academia is increasingly competitive yet the writing style of social scientists is routinely poor and continues to deteriorate. Are social scie...
How to write about contemporary art
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How to Write About Contemporary Art is the definitive guide to writing engagingly about the art of our time. Invaluable for students, arts professiona...

The wolf of Wall Street
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NOW AN AWARD-WINNING MOTION PICTURE DIRECTED BY MARTIN SCORSESE, STARRING LEONARDO DICAPRIO, MATTHEW MCCONAUGHEY AND JONAH HILL.'What separates Jordan...
Interacting with print
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A thorough rethinking of a field deserves to take a shape that is in itself new. Interacting with Print delivers on this premise, reworking the histor...

Writing ethnographic fieldnotes
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In Writing Ethnographic Fieldnotes, Robert M. Emerson, Rachel I. Fretz, and Linda L. Shaw present a series of guidelines, suggestions, and practical a...
Legal writing in plain English
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Admirably clear, concise, down-to-earth, and powerful-all too often, legal writing embodies none of these qualities. Its reputation for obscurity and ...

AQA GCSE English language and English literature grade booster for grades 4-9
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Exam Board: AQALevel: GCSESubject: English Language & English LiteratureFirst Teaching: September 2015; First Exams: June 2017Whatever grade you a...
Oxford modern English grammar
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Oxford Modern English Grammar is Oxford's brand new and definitive guide to English grammar. This book has been written by a leading expert in the fi...

The definitive guide to strategic content marketing
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Marketers everywhere are talking about content, but not everyone is saying the same thing. Some professionals love content and believe it has revoluti...
A manual for writers of research papers, theses, and dissertations
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A little more than seventy-five years ago, Kate L. Turabian drafted a set of guidelines to help students understand how to write, cite, and formally s...