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How to write a lot : a practical guide to productive academic writing

Author: Paul J Silvia
Publisher: Washington, DC : American Psychological Association, [2019]. ©2019
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Second editionView all editions and formats
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"All academics need to write, and many struggle to finish their dissertations, articles, books, or grant proposals. Writing is hard work and can be difficult to wedge into a frenetic academic schedule. This revised and updated edition of Paul Silvia's popular guide provides practical, lighthearted advice to help academics overcome common barriers and become productive writers. Silvia's expert tips have been updated  Read more...
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Silvia, Paul J., 1976-
How to write a lot.
Washington, DC : American Psychological Association, [2019]
(DLC) 2018017004
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul J Silvia
ISBN: 9781433829734 1433829738
OCLC Number: 1031048252
Description: xiii, 145 pages : illustrations, charts ; 21 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Specious barriers to writing a lot --
The care and feeding of writing schedules --
Starting a writing group --
A brief foray into style --
Writing journal articles --
Writing books --
Writing proposals for grants and fellowships --
"The good things still to be written".
Responsibility: Paul J. Silvia, PhD.

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In this second edition of his guidebook, Paul Silvia offers fresh advice to help you overcome barriers to writing and use your time more productively. After addressing some common excuses and bad  Read more...

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