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Writing scientific research articles : strategy and steps

Author: Margaret Cargill; Patrick O'Connor
Publisher: Chichester, West Sussex, UK ; Hoboken, NJ : Wiley-Blackwell, A John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Publication, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Second editionView all editions and formats
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This text guides authors in how to write, as well as what to write, to improve their chances of having their articles accepted for publication in international, peer reviewed journals.
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Genre/Form: Technical Report
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Cargill, Margaret.
Writing scientific articles.
Chichester, West Sussex, UK : John Wiley & Sons Inc., 2013
(DLC) 2013007642
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Margaret Cargill; Patrick O'Connor
ISBN: 9781118570692 1118570693 9781118570708 1118570707
OCLC Number: 828332537
Description: xii, 223 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm
Contents: Section 1: A framework for success. How the book is organized, and why --
Research article structures --
Reviewers' criteria for evaluating manuscripts --
Section 2: When and how to write each article section. Results as a "story": the key driver of an article --
Results: turning data into knowledge --
Writing about results --
The methods section --
The introduction --
The discussion section --
The title --
The abstract --
Writing review articles --
Section 3: Getting your manuscript published. Submitting a manuscript --
How to respond to editors and reviewers --
A process for preparing a manuscript --
Section 4: Developing your writing and publication skills further. Skill-development strategies for groups and individuals --
Developing discipline-specific English skills --
Writing funding proposals --
Section 5: Provided example articles. PEA1: Kaiser et al. (2003) --
PEA2: Britton-Simmons and Abbott (2008) --
PEA3: Ganci et al. (2012).
Responsibility: Margaret Cargill, BA, DipEd, MEd(TESOL), DEd, School of Agriculture Food and Wine, the University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia 5005, Australia, Patrick O'Connor. BSc, PhD, School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, the University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia 5005, Australia.

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* Designed to teach researchers the skills needed to get their research published in international, peer-reviewed journals - essential for the careers of all scientists. * Illustrated  Read more...

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This volume will be useful for upper-level undergraduates, ESL students, and graduate students who need assistance in writing for publication. Summing Up: Recommended. Upper-division undergraduates Read more...

 
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