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Handbook of writing for the mathematical sciences

Author: Nicholas J Higham
Publisher: Philadelphia : Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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Higham has revised his 1995 manual to provide more information on the issues involved in writing a technical paper or talk. He explains such aspects as choosing the right journal in which to publish a technical paper, handling references, writing English as a second language, and revising a draft. New chapters cover giving a talk, TEX and LATEX typesetting software, and writing and defending a thesis. Separate  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Nicholas J Higham
ISBN: 0898714206 9780898714203
OCLC Number: 38992868
Description: xvi, 302 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: General principles --
Writer's tools and recommended reading --
Mathematical writing --
English usage --
When English is a foreign language --
Writing a paper --
Revising a draft --
Publishing a paper --
Writing and defending a thesis --
Writing a talk --
Giving a talk --
Preparing a poster --
TEX and LATEX --
Aids and resources for writing and research.
Responsibility: Nicholas J. Higham.
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Higham has revised his 1995 manual to provide more information on the issues involved in writing a technical paper or talk. He explains such aspects as choosing the right journal in which to publish a technical paper, handling references, writing English as a second language, and revising a draft. New chapters cover giving a talk, TEX and LATEX typesetting software, and writing and defending a thesis. Separate author and subject indexes and a Web page are among new features.

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