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Getting Critical 2ed

Author: WILLIAMS KATE
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 128
Pub Date: 30/06/2014
Publisher: PALGRAVE MACMILLAN
ISBN: 9781137402516
Availability: In stock
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Quick overview This guide shows how a 'critical' approach is fundamental to all aspects of study from start to finish. It gives practical advice and models for critical thinking and writing, and real examples from students' work. The layout is varied and accessible, with engaging illustrations and an informal, direct style.
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'Be more critical!' 'Too descriptive' Tutors often say this, but what does it mean? And how do you achieve that 'critical' approach you need for the higher grades? This practical guide shows you how. It: - explains what 'getting critical' means and why you need a critical approach to your work - gives practical advice on getting critical in your research and reading - shows you what critical writing looks like and how to write critically This new edition has more on developing argument in essays, on reading strategies and detailed examples of student writing. Kate Williams manages the Upgrade Study Advice Service at Oxford Brookes University, UK. She is Series Editor of the Pocket Study Skills.

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