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The ACS Style Guide: A Manual for Authors and Editors
     

The ACS Style Guide: A Manual for Authors and Editors

by Janet S. Dodd
 

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The essential desk reference for authors, editors, and publishers of scientific research, the ACS Style Guide is a complete stylistic handbook. Topics include grammar, style, usage, illustrations, tables, lists, and units of measure, as well as the conventions used in chemistry. It also covers numerous related topics, from peer review and copyrights to oral

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The essential desk reference for authors, editors, and publishers of scientific research, the ACS Style Guide is a complete stylistic handbook. Topics include grammar, style, usage, illustrations, tables, lists, and units of measure, as well as the conventions used in chemistry. It also covers numerous related topics, from peer review and copyrights to oral presentations and the American Chemical Society ethical guidelines for publication. Lively and practical, this reference will help any chemist communicate effectively.

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Provides editorial style guidelines that can be used for scientific papers published worldwide, with sections on format, grammar, and usage as well as the use and preparation of illustrations, chemical structures, and tables in scientific papers. Overviews copyright law as it relates to publishing, and outlines basics of planning and preparing poster and oral presentations. This edition contains expanded material on editorial styles, and new chapters on numbers and math, references, chemical compounds, conventions in chemistry, and the peer review process. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780841234611
Publisher:
American Chemical Society
Publication date:
05/05/1997
Series:
American Chemical Society Publication Series
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
260
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.10(d)

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