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Genre/Form: Handbook
Handbooks and manuals
Guides et manuels
Manuels d'enseignement supérieur
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Wayne C Booth; Gregory G Colomb; Joseph M Williams; Joseph Bizup; William T FitzGerald
ISBN: 9780226239569 022623956X 9780226239736 022623973X
OCLC Number: 1029560269
Description: xvi, 316 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: I. Research, researchers, and readers --
Prologue : becoming a researcher --
Thinking in print : the uses of research, public and private --
Connecting with your reader : creating a role for yourself and your readers --
II. Asking questions, finding answers --
Prologue : planning your project --
an overview --
From topics to questions --
From questions to a problem --
From problems to sources --
Engaging sources --
III. Making an argument --
Prologue : assembling a research argument --
Making good arguments : an overview --
Making claims --
Assembling reasons and evidence --
Acknowledgments and responses --
Warrants --
IV. Writing your argument --
Prologue : planning again --
Planning and drafting --
Organizing your argument --
Incorporating sources --
Communicating evidence visually --
Introductions and conclusions --
Revising style : telling your story clearly --
V. Some last considerations --
The ethics of research --
A postscript for teachers.
Series Title: Chicago guides to writing, editing, and publishing
Responsibility: Wayne C. Booth, Gregory G. Colomb, Joseph M. Williams, Joseph Bizup, William T. FitzGerald.


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