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|All Authors / Contributors:||
Mark Evan Edwards
|Description:||viii, 149 pages ; 23 cm|
|Contents:||Thinking broadly about writing sociology : Introduction ; Turning ideas into researchable questions ; Overview of writing a research paper: an extended analogy ; Borrowing well from the literature ; Citing sources : why, when, and how --
Writing quantitative papers : Quantitative papers: the introduction ; Quantitative papers: the literature review ; Quantitative papers: the data and methods section ; Quantitative papers: presenting results ; Quantitative papers: discussions and conclusions --
Writing qualitative papers : Ethnographic interviewing and storytelling ; Writing a case study ; The internship journal --
Other sociology writing tasks : Revisiting literature reviews: applied sociology research projects ; Writing a book review ; Tips on writing theory and content papers --
Appendix: Word use and misuse.
"The authors have done an excellent job indentifying the pitfalls that new sociologists encounter when they begin their writing careers and have provided step by step instructions to help them