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The Resource A student's writing guide : how to plan and write successful essays, Gordon Taylor

A student's writing guide : how to plan and write successful essays, Gordon Taylor

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A student's writing guide : how to plan and write successful essays
Title
A student's writing guide
Title remainder
how to plan and write successful essays
Statement of responsibility
Gordon Taylor
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Are you struggling to meet your coursework deadlines? Finding it hard to get to grips with your essay topics? Does your writing sometimes lack structure and style? Would you like to improve your grades? This text covers everything a student needs to know about writing essays and papers in the humanities and social sciences. Starting from the common difficulties students face, it gives practical examples of all the stages necessary to produce a good piece of academic work: • interpreting assignment topics • drawing on your own experience and background • reading analytically and taking efficient notes • developing your argument through introductions, middles and conclusions • evaluating and using online resources • understanding the conventions of academic culture • honing your ideas into clear, vigorous English. This book will provide you with all the tools and insights you need to write confident, convincing essays and coursework papers
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N$T
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1941-
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Taylor, Gordon
Dewey number
808/.042071
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PE1478
LC item number
.T38 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • handbooks
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1941-
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Taylor, Gordon
Series statement
Cambridge books online
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  • English language
  • Report writing
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • REFERENCE
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • English language
  • Report writing
  • Schrijven
  • Rapporteren
  • Essays
  • Engels
  • Wissenschaftliches Manuskript
  • Sozialwissenschaften
Label
A student's writing guide : how to plan and write successful essays, Gordon Taylor
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Publication
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unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Reflection : asking questions and proposing answers -- Interpretation : reading and taking notes -- Introductions -- Middles -- Endings -- You, your language and your material -- Analytical language 1 : sentences -- Analytical language 2 : rhetorical strategies -- Cohesion and texture -- Conventions of academic writing
Control code
613205743
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 266 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780511537097
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786612391057
Other physical details
illustrations
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  • 239105
  • 1dae2972-b68f-40f3-a672-4ba96b7ed453
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not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)613205743
Label
A student's writing guide : how to plan and write successful essays, Gordon Taylor
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Reflection : asking questions and proposing answers -- Interpretation : reading and taking notes -- Introductions -- Middles -- Endings -- You, your language and your material -- Analytical language 1 : sentences -- Analytical language 2 : rhetorical strategies -- Cohesion and texture -- Conventions of academic writing
Control code
613205743
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 266 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780511537097
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786612391057
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 239105
  • 1dae2972-b68f-40f3-a672-4ba96b7ed453
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)613205743

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