Using Sources Effectively: Strengthening Your Writing and by Robert A. Harris

By Robert A. Harris

Now in its 5th, accelerated edition, Using assets successfully, 5th Edition ambitions the 2 such a lot famous difficulties in present research-paper writing: the rise in unintended plagiarism and the useless use of analysis resource fabric. Designed as a supplementary textbook for either undergraduate and graduate classes, this ebook may help each pupil who makes use of learn in writing. integrated during this edition are assurance of analysis suggestions and resource choice (Chapter 2), a bankruptcy on quoting resources successfully (Chapter 4), and a bankruptcy on sentence styles (Chapter 10). APA and MLA quotation types were up-to-date through the text.

To the student:

This booklet was once written to offer you the data and instruments you should use to make your research-based writing extra robust and powerful. listed below are a few examples:

  • Mini-Research initiatives on the finish of every bankruptcy to sharpen your learn and assessment skills

  • A set of useful, useful rhetorical units to assist increase the readability and impression of your writing

  • Increased emphasis on synthesis writing—weaving resource use into your individual thinking—to provide your writing extra curiosity and persuasive power

  • Instruction in shut interpreting that can assist you larger grab what an writer is discussing or arguing

  • Strategies for organizing and positioning your assets to bolster your imperative argument.

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