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Air & Light & Time & Space: How Successful Academics Write

Hardback, 17/04/2017, £19.95
£17.96
From the author of Stylish Academic Writing comes an essential new guide for writers aspiring to become more productive and take greater pleasure in their craft. Helen Sword interviewed 100 academics worldwide about their writing background and practices and shows how they find or create the conditions to get their writing done.

Good Writing Guide for Education Students 4ed

7, 18/05/2017, £18.99
£17.09
This practical, down-to-earth guide is tailored for Education students and uses real examples of students' work to explain what tutors look for and how to get there.

Academic Writing and Grammar for Students

Paperback, 18/04/2013, £18.99
£17.09
This clear and practical book on academic grammar shows students how to avoid common mistakes and how to quickly apply this to their essays. It is unique in its focus on English grammar for academic purposes across a range of disciplines.

Quick Fix Guide to Academic Writing: How to Avoid Big Mistakes and Small Errors

Paperback, 16/11/2017, £15.99
£14.39
Need to raise your writing game? Save time and improve your grades, with this snappy guide to improving your academic writing.

Write To Be Read : Reading, Reflection, and Writing

Paperback, 07/02/2005, £18.10
£16.29
This is a revision of a successful high-intermediate to low-advanced writing book that teaches students to write academic essays with greater fluency.

Writing for publication £19.99

Paperback, 30/01/2007, £16.99
£15.29
Deals with a number of generic issues around academic writing and then considers writing refereed journal articles, books and book chapters in detail as well as other, less common, forms of publication for academics. This book aims to demystify the process and to help you to become a confident, competent, successful and published writer.

Word Magic for Writers

7, 25/04/2005, £11.99
£10.79

Writing with Style

7, 06/12/2000, £11.99
£10.79
Writing with Style is a practical book for writers of all kinds who want to reflect on the craft of prose writing in order to develop their own writing skills.

Getting Your Book Published

Paperback, 01/09/1993, £21.99
£19.79
Explains the book publishing process. This title explains how to prepare a book proposal, how to respond to reviews and how to secure a contract. It offers coverage of contracts, book production and promotion.

Handbook of Academic Writing

Paperback, 01/10/2006, £18.99
£17.09
The Handbook of Academic Writing offers practical advice to busy academics who want, and are often required, to integrate writing into their working lives.

From Dissertation to Book

Paperback, 18/10/2013, £13.50
£12.15
Includes a chapter arguing that the future of academic writing is in the hands of young scholars who meet the broader expectations of readers rather than the narrow requirements of academic committees. This title reveals to PhDs the secrets of careful and thoughtful revision.

How To Publish Your Phd

Paperback, 18/01/2009, £20.99
£18.89
Written by a highly experienced editor in academic publishing, this book contains just what students and academics need to know to get their work into print, with lots of practical advice and examples.

Write it Right: The Secrets of Effective Writing 2ed

Paperback, 27/07/2012, £13.99
£12.59
Shows students how to make their writing effective and grammatically correct. Organised into mini units and easy to read, it deals with everyday tasks and problems. This second edition adds further guidance on common questions raised by students, for example 'When does one use italics and/or underlining?'

You Talkin' to Me?: Rhetoric from Aristotle to Obama

Paperback, 05/07/2012, £8.99
£8.09
Rhetoric is what gives words power. It's nothing to be afraid of. It isn't the exclusive preserve of politicians: it's everywhere, from your argument with the insurance company to your plea to the waitress for a table near the window. This book examines how people have taught, practiced and thought about rhetoric from its Attic origins onwards.

Reading Critically at University

Paperback, 18/04/2006, £21.99
£19.79
Reading Critically at University provides 13 different ways of undertaking a critique. It will help you to confidently use these critique methods to develop your own methods. Each chapter contains sample passages, example critiques and explanations of underlying theory to help you to consolidate your understanding and skills.

50 Steps to Improving Your Academic Writing

Paperback, 01/03/2012, £25.00
An academic writing course for students preparing for English-medium higher education study.

Referencing and Understanding Plagiarism

Paperback, 30/07/2009, £5.99
£5.39
This guide explains why referencing is an essential part of good writing, and shows how to do it. It explains what plagiarism is and how to avoid it. With clear explanations and examples, this handy easy-to-read guide has engaging illustrations and an informal style.

Brilliant Academic Writing

Paperback, 12/07/2012, £11.99
£10.79
Providing instantaneous and easily accessible answers to specific questions on all of the most important areas of academic writing, this book covers essays, assignments, reports, reflective writing, exam questions, research reports and literature reviews.

Writing for Academic Journals 3ed

Paperback, 01/09/2013, £23.99
£21.59
This book unravels the process of writing academic papers. It tells readers what good papers look like and how they can be written.

How to Write Reports and Proposals

Paperback, 03/03/2013, £9.99
£8.99
Provides practical advice on how to impress, convince and persuade your colleagues or clients. This book helps you: improve your writing skills; think constructively before writing; create a good report; produce persuasive proposals; use clear and distinctive language; and, present numbers, graphs and charts effectively.

Writing for Academic Success 2ed

Paperback, 01/12/2011, £22.99
£20.69
Updated, practical, comprehensive guide to academic writing online and traditionally.

Publishing Journal Articles

Paperback, 20/01/2012, £18.99
£17.09
Practical, no-nonsense, accessible guide to planning, writing and publishing a journal article.

INSIDE TRACK: SUCCESSFUL ACADEMIC WRITING

Paperback, 25/06/2009, £17.99
£16.19
This title guides students through the whole process of academic writing. From understanding the task and planning essays or assignments, right through to utilising feedback, it will ensure students are able to get more out of the writing process.

Writing for Peer Reviewed Journals

Paperback, 23/08/2012, £25.99
£23.39

Writing in Social Spaces

Paperback, 20/08/2014, £26.99
£24.29

Professors as Writers

Paperback, 24/03/1990, £24.95
£22.46

Schaum's Easy Outline of Writing and Grammar

Paperback, 01/03/2011, £8.99
£8.09
If you are looking for a quick nuts-and-bolts overview, turn to Schaum's Easy Outlines!Schaum's Easy Outline of Writing and Grammar is a pared-down, simplified, and tightly focused review of the topic.

Where's Your Argument?

Paperback, 01/07/2016, £6.99
£6.29
This concise guide shows you how to develop convincing academic arguments and create an effective personal style for presenting them. From planning a logical structure to conveying your ideas in precise language, this book takes you through every stage of assignment writing with the argument firmly in focus.

Inspirational Writing for Academic Publication

Paperback, 13/06/2014, £20.99
£18.89
Develop your own writing voice and successfully engage readers in your research, with this creative and inspirational academic writing guide.

Academic Writing and Grammar for Students 2ed

Paperback, 10/09/2015, £19.99
£17.99
From grammar and punctuation, to proofreading and fixing mistakes, this is your one-stop guide to improving your academic writing to get better grades at university.

How to Write: Successful Essays, Dissertations, and Exams

Paperback, 29/08/2013, £9.99
£8.99
Practical, accessible, and written by an author with extensive teaching experience, this book is essential for students wanting to write better essays which are well-structured and researched, whether as coursework or in exams.

Brilliant Writing Tips For Students

Paperback, 30/07/2009, £6.99
£6.29
With tips on punctuation, style, grammar and essay structure, this handy guide provides succinct and practical guidance on students' most common areas of concern in their written work. Each tip is supplemented by authentic examples of student writing; suggested re-writes; and appropriate self-help exercises.

Writing Your Journal Article in Twelve Week

Paperback, 13/03/2009, £70.00
£63.00
This book provides all the tools you need to write an exceelent academic article and get it published

Critical Reading and Writing for Postgraduates 3ed

7, 07/04/2016, £22.99
£20.69
Become skilled and confident at critical reading and writing, developing a more thorough critical approach to improve your research and writing.

Writing for Scholars: A Practical Guide to Making Sense and Being Heard 2ed

Paperback, 17/04/2015, £24.99
£22.49
This handy guide focuses on the process of writing and presenting data, enabling you to communicate your research findings in the best possible way.

 

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