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The writer's handbook for sociology

Author: Dona J Young
Publisher: New York, NY : Routledge, 2019. ©2019
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Writer's Handbook for Sociology gives students the tools that they need to develop evidence-based writing skills and format academic papers in American Psychological Association (APA) and American Sociological Association (ASA) style. This book helps learners develop a reader-friendly writing style incorporating active voice, parallel structure, and conciseness. In addition, grammar and mechanics are presented  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Young, Dona J.
Writer's handbook for sociology.
New York, NY : Routledge, 2019
(DLC) 2018034565
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Dona J Young
ISBN: 9781351334853 1351334859 9781351334846 1351334840 9781351334839 1351334832 9780203702949 0203702948
OCLC Number: 1047577787
Description: 1 online resource (viii, 457 pages)
Contents: Cover; Half Title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Part 1 Writing in Sociology; 1 Purpose, Voice, and Viewpoint; 2 Process, Strategy, and Style; 3 Research and Evidence-Based Writing; 4 Literature Review; 5 Writing in the Field; 6 Citation Styles: APA and ASA; Part 2 Editing for Clarity; 7 Cohesive Paragraphs and Transitions; 8 Active Voice; 9 Parallel Structure; 10 Pronouns and Viewpoint; 11 Conciseness; 12 Formatting; Part 3 Proofreading for Credibility; 13 Comma Rules; 14 Semicolons, Colons, and Dashes; 15 Quotation and Citation; 16 Capitalization and Number Usage 17 Apostrophes and Hyphens18 The Effective Use of Words: Unbiased Language and More; Part 4: Quick Guides; 19 Getting a Job; 20 Making a Presentation; Keys to Activities; Glossary of Terms; Index
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The Writer's Handbook for Sociology gives students the tools that they need to develop evidence-based writing skills and format academic papers in American Psychological Association (APA) and American Sociological Association (ASA) style. This book helps learners develop a reader-friendly writing style incorporating active voice, parallel structure, and conciseness. In addition, grammar and mechanics are presented in a systematic way to facilitate learning, helping students fill learning gaps.

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