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A manual for writers of research papers, theses, and dissertations : Chicago Style for students and researchers

Author: Kate L Turabian; Wayne C Booth; Gregory G Colomb; Joseph M Williams
Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, [2013] ©2013
Series: Chicago guides to writing, editing, and publishing.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : 8th editionView all editions and formats
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This handbook is a set of guidelines to help students understand how to write, cite, and formally submit research writing.
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Genre/Form: Handbooks, manuals, etc
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kate L Turabian; Wayne C Booth; Gregory G Colomb; Joseph M Williams
ISBN: 9780226816371 0226816370 9780226816388 0226816389
OCLC Number: 811239038
Notes: "Portions of this book have been adapted from The Craft of Research, 3rd edition, by Wayne C. Booth, Gregory C. Colomb, and Joseph M. Williams, ©1995, 2003, 2008 by The University of Chicago; and The Chicago Manual of Style, 16th edition, ©2010 by The University of Chicago"--Title page verso.
Description: xv, 448 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Research and writing: from planning to production / Wayne C. Booth, Gregory C. Colomb, and Joseph M. Williams : What research is and how researchers think about it ; Moving from a topic to a question to a working hypothesis ; Finding useful sources ; Engaging sources ; Planning your argument ; Planning a first draft ; Drafting your report ; Presenting evidence in tables and figures ; Revising your draft ; Writing your final introduction and conclusion ; Revising sentences ; Learning from your returned paper ; Presenting research in alternative forums ; On the spirit of research --
Source citation : General introduction to citation practices ; Notes-bibliography style: the basic form ; Notes-bibliography style: citing specific types of sources ; Author-date style: the basic form ; Author-date style: citing specific types of sources --
Style : Spelling ; Punctuation ; Names, special terms, and titles of works ; Numbers ; Abbreviations ; Quotations ; Tables and figures --
Appendix: Paper format and submission.
Series Title: Chicago guides to writing, editing, and publishing.
Other Titles: Chicago Style for students and researchers
Responsibility: Kate L. Turabian ; revised by Wayne C. Booth, Gregory G. Colomb, Joseph M. Williams, and the University of Chicago Press editorial staff.

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