Communicating in Science: Writing a Scientific Paper and Speaking at Scientific Meetings / Edition 2

Communicating in Science: Writing a Scientific Paper and Speaking at Scientific Meetings / Edition 2

by Vernon Booth
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0521429153

ISBN-13: 9780521429153

Pub. Date: 03/28/1993

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This concise, straightforward book will help workers in all scientific disciplines to present their results effectively. Chapters include: "Writing a Scientific Paper" "Before You Lecture or Talk to Us, Please Read This" "Empty Numbers" "Preparation of the Script and Figures" "For Those to Whom English is a Foreign Language" "Preparation of a Doctoral

Overview

This concise, straightforward book will help workers in all scientific disciplines to present their results effectively. Chapters include: "Writing a Scientific Paper" "Before You Lecture or Talk to Us, Please Read This" "Empty Numbers" "Preparation of the Script and Figures" "For Those to Whom English is a Foreign Language" "Preparation of a Doctoral Dissertation or Thesis"

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521429153
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
03/28/1993
Edition description:
Revised
Pages:
96
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.24(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword; Balloons and instructions for the typist and the printer; Explanation for the second edition; Glossary of some printer's terms; 1. Writing a scientific paper; 2. Before you lecture or talk to us, please read this; 3. Empty numbers; 4. Preparation of the script and figures; 5. Addressed to those for whom English is a foreign language; 6. An appeal to North Americans; 7. Preparation of a doctoral dissertation or thesis; 8. Further reading; Index.

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